Chediak-Higashi Syndrome

Chediak-Higashi syndrome The Chediak-Higashi syndrome is a rare, autosomal recessive syndrome, which is characterized by impaired lysis phagocytosed bacteria with subsequent recurrent bacterial, respiratory and other diseases, as well as oculocutaneous albinism. (See also Overview of Immunodeficiency Disorders and approach to the patient with an immunodeficiency disorder.) The Chediak-Higashi syndrome is a rare, autosomal recessive syndrome, which is characterized by impaired lysis phagocytosed bacteria with subsequent recurrent bacterial, respiratory and…

September 3, 2018
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