phagocytic disorder

phagocytic disorder

Phagocytic disease Immunology Any rare qualitative disorder of phagocytic WBCs, which may be familial and accompanied by generalized metabolic dysfunction; the  prototypic PD is chronic granulomatous disease. See Chronic granulomatous disease. Cf Histiocytic diseases.
Phagocytic Disorders
Structural & functional defects
Alder-Reilly anomaly
•  Chédiak-Higashi anomaly
•  Familial vacuolization of leukocytes (Jordan's anomaly)
•  May-Hegglin anomaly
•  Pelger-Huët anomaly
•  Pseudo- (or acquired) Pelger-Huët anomaly
•  Hereditary giant neutrophilia
•  Hereditary hypersegmentation of neutrophilic nuclei
Functional defects–without structural changes
•  Chronic granulomatous disease
•  Myeloperoxidase deficiency
•  CD11/CD18 adhesive protein deficiency
•  Other enzyme defects