congenital agammaglobulinemia


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congenital agammaglobulinemia

A nonspecific term that encompasses an array of inherited defects in production of immunoglobulins.
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This includes, but is not limited to, congenital agammaglobulinemia, common variable immunodeficiency, X-linked agammaglobulinemia, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and severe combined immunodeficiencies.?
indications: - replacement therapy in primary immunodeficiency syndromes, - congenital agammaglobulinemia and hypogammaglobulinemia, - replacement therapy in myeloma or chronic lymphatic leukemia with severe secondary hypogammaglobulinaemia and recurrent infections.
Octagam is indicated for treatment of primary humoral immunodeficiency (such as congenital agammaglobulinemia), common variable immunodeficiency, X-linked agammaglobulinemia, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and severe combined immunodeficiencies.

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