Combined immunodeficiency: Overview

Summary

A broad classification of inherited disorders presenting at birth that affect both the cell-mediated and humoral aspects of the immune response. Circulating numbers of B lymphocytes, T lymphocytes and NK cells are variable but where present do not function properly. Susceptibility to infection is the primary concern. [from NCI]

Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)1

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Combined immunodeficiency adverse event is an immune system adverse event that has an outcome of combined immunodeficiency, which represents a group of rare, sometimes fatal, congenital disorders characterized by little or no immune response.2

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References

  1. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ C0494261/ 
  2. Source: OAE Ontology

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