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Hyper-IgM Immunodeficiency Syndrome

"Hyper-IgM Immunodeficiency Syndrome" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A rare inherited immunodeficiency syndrome characterized by normal or elevated serum IMMUNOGLOBULIN M levels with absence of IMMUNOGLOBULIN G; IMMUNOGLOBULIN A; and IMMUNOGLOBULIN E. It results in a profound susceptibility to BACTERIAL INFECTIONS and an increased susceptibility to OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS. Several subtypes of hyper-IgM immunodeficiency syndrome exist depending upon the location of genetic mutation.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hyper-IgM Immunodeficiency Syndrome" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hyper-IgM Immunodeficiency Syndrome" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 7 publications over 5 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.