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MHC class II deficiency
MHC class II deficiency Molecular medicine A genetically heterogeneous AR immunodeficiency disease in which MHC II molecules are absent, with altered gene regulation due to defects in several transactivating genes that regulate expression of MHC class II genes. See RFXAP.
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That was when Sarah and Richard were given the terrible news that seven-month-old Ellie was suffering from MHC class II deficiency
, a very rare condition that affects only 120 children in the world.