Disease Information for Hyper IgM immunodeficiency

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Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Population/Male
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Immunodeficiency
Infections
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Humoral Immune System Disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome X.
Pathophysiology/Gene Locus Identified/OMIM database
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Xq26
Pathophysiology/Genomic indentifiers (polymorphism/snip/mutations)
Process
PROCESS/Sex-linked (X-linked) recessive inheritance (ex)
PROCESS/Immunodeficiency disorder/Primary
Definition

A congenital, usually X-linked immunodeficiency characterized by elevated levels of IgM, decreased levels of IgG and IgA, intermittant neutropenia, normal B cell levels, and sucseptibility to infection. [merck manual 17th ed]

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