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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brant Ward
13 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Much is known: While primary immunodeficiency is relatively uncommon, there are doctors that specialize in its diagnosis and treatment. Start by talking with someone ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Impaired immune syst: That means that you have an impairment in your immune system although we will need more details to tell you what this may lead to since there are diff ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Javier Chinen
30 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Several gene defects: Combined immunodeficiency (cid) results from many gene defects, they have in common that the result is impairment of the cells of the immune system an ... Read More
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Dr. Manav Singla
23 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Genetic or unknown: Many immunodeficiencies are caused by genetic mutations - i.e. Genetic defects - that may be passed from parent(s) to child. So if the mutation is kn ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Potentially any and : All. Immunodeficiency makes a person susceptible to infections with can affect any organ system and often affects multiple systems at the same time ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Several: Immunodeficiencies come in different forms and types, so tests are geared depending on your symptoms.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Javier Chinen
30 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Two major forms: The most common form is x-linked, that can be sporadic (no inheritance), but often because the mother is a 'carrier' of the defective gene. Only males ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Infections and : Tumors. Immune deficiency makes a person susceptible to various infections by bacterial, viruses, fungi etc that can affect any organ system. Patien ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: Scid screening should be done very early in life -- within the first few days. This test is clinically available and looks for, or the lack of, trec's ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Abel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Infections: Multiple severe opportunistic infections in young children.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Javier Chinen
30 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Inherited: Severe combined immunodeficiency (scid) is a genetic condition. The defective gene is transmitted from parents to their children, though many times is ... Read More

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