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what is hlh disease?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Rare genetic disease: HLH is a rare genetic disease that can be fatal due to severe inflammation. See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemophagocytic_lymphohistiocytosis
Answered on Feb 17, 2019
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
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