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phagocyte defects

Friday 30 May 2003

Classification

- chronic granulomatous disease of childhood
- Chediak-Higashi syndrome
- hyperimmunoglobulin-E-recurrent infection (Job’s) syndrome
- myeloperoxidase deficiency
- C3bi receptor deficiency

See also

- phagolysosome
- phagocytes
- phagocytosis
- neutropenias

References

- Lekstrom-Himes JA, Gallin JI. Immunodeficiency diseases caused by defects in phagocytes. N Engl J Med. 2000 Dec 7;343(23):1703-14. PMID: 11106721