Identification and first report of Inonotus (Phellinus) tropicalis as an etiologic agent in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease
In this study, patients who were treated for severe combined immune deficiency, IL-12/IFN-[gamma] receptor deficiency, NEMO deficiency, and chronic granulomatous disease
were evaluated in terms of mycobacterial infections.
Atypical Presentation of Chronic Granulomatous Disease
in an Adolescent Boy With Frontal Lobe Located Aspergillus Abscess Mimicking intracranial Tumor.
Oxidant-mediated phosphatidylserine exposure and macrophage uptake of activated neutrophils: possible impairment in chronic granulomatous disease
Our patient with chronic granulomatous disease
has remained asymptomatic, despite presenting with bilateral pulmonary nodules and Actinomadura species isolated from the bronchoalveolar lavage fluid.
Hematologically important mutations: X-linked chronic granulomatous disease
Kinetics of transfused neutrophils in peripheral blood and BAL fluid of a patient with variant X-linked chronic granulomatous disease
Tom Stretch had chronic granulomatous disease
(CGD) which meant he could not fight off germs and his parents, Chris, 38, and Joanne, 31, were told he would die by the age of 30.
Three-year-old Tom of Mancot, Deeside, North Wales, was born with a defect of his white blood cells known as chronic granulomatous disease
w hich left him unable to fight off germs.
Indications to be developed include idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), tuberculosis, systemic fungal infections, chronic granulomatous disease
(CGD) and osteopetrosis, as well as additional indications to be agreed upon later.
A high dose, injectable formulation of interferon gamma has already been approved for the treatment of chronic granulomatous disease
, a congenital disorder of the immune system of children and for the treatment of osteopetrosis, a life-threatening disorder causing the overgrowth of bony structures.
The 13-year-old is one of only a handful of people in the country who suffer from Chronic Granulomatous Disease
- a condition that means he is unable to swallow food properly.
Infants and children with underlying lung conditions such as cystic fibrosis, obstructive lung disease, or chronic granulomatous disease
may be particularly susceptible to pneumonia caused by these bacteria.
Further reports include a description of Granulibacter bethesdensis as a cause of lymphadenitis in patients with chronic granulomatous disease
(4), isolation of Gluconobacter spp.
This history indicated that the patient might have X-linked chronic granulomatous disease