selective immunoglobulin A deficiency

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se·lec·tive im·mu·no·glob·u·lin A de·fi·cien·cy

an inherited disorder in which IgA is markedly reduced or absent, resulting in immature IgA-bearing B cells.
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Role of human tissue transglutaminase IgG and anti-gliadin IgG antibodies in the diagnosis of coeliac disease in patients with selective immunoglobulin A deficiency. Dig Liver Dis 2004;36:730-4.
Celiac disease and selective immunoglobulin A deficiency. J Pediatr 1997; 131:306-308.
Prevalence and clinical features of selective immunoglobulin A deficiency in coeliac disease: an Italian multicentre study.
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