hypogammaglobulinemia

(redirected from transient hypogammaglobulinemia of infancy)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to hypogammaglobulinemia

an abnormally low concentration of gamma globulin in the blood and increased risk of infection

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
When the rates of upper respiratory tract infections alone were compared with the rates of upper respiratory tract infection associated with other infections in patients with primary immune deficiency, no statistically significant difference was found between the rates of upper respiratory tract infections according to the diagnoses of selective IgA deficiency, transient hypogammaglobulinemia of infancy (THI), IgG subgroup deficiency, unclassified hypogammaglobulinemia, hyper IgM, severe combined immune deficiency (SCID), disorder of neutrophil number and function, hyper IgE and non-PID disease (P>0.
Transient hypogammaglobulinemia of infancy is defined as a IgG value below 2 SD of normal after 6 months, normal B cell count and reversal to normal up to the age of 2-3 years (13).
Keywords: Child Herbal medicine Pelargonium sidoides Transient hypogammaglobulinemia of infancy Upper respiratory tract infections
TRANSIENT HYPOGAMMAGLOBULINEMIA of infancy (THI) is characterized by an abnormal delay in the onset of immunoglobulin synthesis.
Low IgE levels have been reported in various forms of severe combined immunodeficiency, hyper-IgM syndrome, ataxia telangiectasia, X-linked recessive Bruton agammaglobulinemia, common variable immunodeficiency, transient hypogammaglobulinemia of infancy, and isolated IgE deficiency whose clinical significance is unclear.
Full browser ?