Immunodeficiency

Immunodeficiency is the general medical term for very low immunity, where a person is susceptible easily to many types of infection. The terms immune-deficient or immunocompromised may also be used. The best known cause is late-stage AIDS, but there are many other types and causes. Immunodeficiency is either ...

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Causes of Immunodeficiency

Some people are born with an immunodeficiency because of problems with the genes they inherit from their parents. It's also possible to acquire an immunodeficiency after an infection such as HIV. ...Source: NHS Choices UK1 ...

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Causes List for Immunodeficiency

Some possible causes of Immunodeficiency or similar disorders may include:2

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Types of Immunodeficiency

Some of the types of this condition may include:3 Types of Immunodeficiency:

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Immune deficiency ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)4 ...

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References

  1. Source: NHS Choices UK: nhs.uk/ conditions/ bronchiectasis/ symptoms/ 
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ CN002471/ 

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