phagocyte dysfunction

phag·o·cyte dys·func·tion

disorder of phagocytic function.
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However, live bacterial vaccines (BCG, thypoid fever) should not be administered in phagocyte dysfunction. Live vaccines preferably should not be administered in phagocyte dysfunctions including leukocyte adhesion defect and Chediak-Higashi and cytokine signal disorders (2, 4).
Congenital immune deficiencies including complement deficiencies, phagocyte dysfunctions, cell receptor and signal transmission disorders, X-linked agammaglobulinemia which leads to antibody production failure, variable immune deficiencies, severe combined immune deficiency syndrome, complete Di George syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, adaptive immune deficiencies including ataxia-telangiectasia are very important causes of infections, morbidities and mortality.