How to use Primary-immunodeficiency in a sentence
Anyone who has a primary immunodeficiency is going to face problems.
Hyper-IgM syndrome is a primary immunodeficiency disorder in which the child's body fails to produce certain specific types of antibodies.
Children with XHIM are more likely to develop enlarged lymph nodes than children with other primary immunodeficiency disorders.
Other family members have been diagnosed with a primary immunodeficiency disorder.
If the doctor suspects a primary immunodeficiency disorder, he or she will ask the parents about a family history of such disorders.Advertisement
It is considered to be a cure for primary immunodeficiency disorders.
Families with a history of primary immunodeficiency disorders can save cord blood in private storage facilities for later use if needed.
The prognosis for children diagnosed with XHIM is poor as of the early 2000s; morbidity and mortality for this disorder are significantly higher than for other primary immunodeficiency disorders.
Parents who already have a child with hyper-IgM syndrome or who come from families with a history of primary immunodeficiency disorders may wish to consider genetic counseling and prenatal genetic testing with future pregnancies.
Children with primary immunodeficiency syndromes are at increased risk of tooth decay and gum disorders as well as thrush and mouth ulcers.Advertisement
Stem cells from cord blood can be used in place of bone marrow for treating primary immunodeficiency disorders.
Immunoglobulin deficiency syndromes are primary immunodeficiency diseases.
Common variable immunodeficiency (CVID) is a primary immunodeficiency with onset of symptoms typically occurring in the second or third decade of life.