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(redirected from candidiasis endocrinopathy syndrome)

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[autoimmune polye ndocrinopathies, candidiasis, ectodermal dystrophies]

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Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy. A subtype of mucocutaneous candidiasis characterised by increased immunoglobulins and decreased IgA, with progressive decline in parathyroid and adrenal function.