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X-linked agammaglobulinemia

 

Definition: an X-linked recessive B-cell immune deficiency condition, with hypo- or agammaglobulinemia; the immune deficiency becomes apparent as maternally transmitted immunoglobulin levels decline in early infancy.

Synonym(s): Bruton agammaglobulinemia

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