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Noun1.hypogammaglobulinemia - an abnormally low concentration of gamma globulin in the blood and increased risk of infection
immunodeficiency - immunological disorder in which some part of the body's immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced


n. hipogammaglobulinemia, nivel anormalmente bajo de gamma globulina en la sangre;
acquired ______ adquirida, que se manifiesta después de la infancia.
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therapeutic indications: substitution treatment in adults, children and adolescents (0-18 years): - primary immunodeficiency syndromes with antibody production disorder, - hypogammaglobulinaemia and recurrent bacterial infections in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who failed prophylactic antibiotic therapy.
A large percentage of cases may show hypogammaglobulinaemia or a normal serum electrophoretic pattern making detection of the paraprotein difficult (5).
Zanjani, "Lymphocytes suppressing both immunoglobulin production and erythroid differentiation in hypogammaglobulinaemia," Nature, vol.
Laboratory tests showed a WBC of 3700/L, CRP of 298mg/L, procalcitonin of 36 ng/mL, fibrinogen of 507 mg/dL, and hypogammaglobulinaemia, while human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) levels were compatible with pregnancy.
A close of IVIG of 500 mg/kg administered every month for up to 6 months is recommended by guidelines for patients who suffer from recurrent infections and hypogammaglobulinaemia (6), (32).
Hence, biologic drugs should be used with caution in patients with chronic infected leg ulcers, septic arthritis in the preceding 12 months, septic arthritis of prosthetic joints, recurrent urinary or respiratory tract infections, an indwelling urinary catheter, or hypogammaglobulinaemia.
7) Associations of thymoma are red blood cell aplasia, hypogammaglobulinaemia, myasthenia gravis, connective tissue diseases, autoimmune disease or inflammatory bowel disease.
Immunoglobulin A deficiency on serological coeliac screening: an opportunity for early diagnosis of hypogammaglobulinaemia.
Prolonged faecal excretion of poliovirus in a nurse with common variable hypogammaglobulinaemia.