Definition of Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome

A rare, X-linked immunodeficiency syndrome characterized by eczema, thrombocytopenia, and recurrent pyogenic infection. It is seen exclusively in young boys. Typically, igm levels are low and iga and ige levels are elevated. Lymphoreticular malignancies are common.

Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome is from the group

Congenital Combined Immunodeficiency
Hereditary Neoplastic Syndrome

Other Names for Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome

Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome


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