severe congenital neutropenia


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  • Severe congenital neutropenia — An condition characterized by a lack of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell that is important in fighting infection. It is usually, but not always, hereditary Children with severe congenital neutropenia (SCN) suffer frequent infections from… …   Medical dictionary

  • SCN (severe congenital neutropenia) — An condition characterized by a lack of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell that is important in fighting infection. It is usually, but not always, hereditary Children with severe congenital neutropenia (SCN) suffer frequent infections from… …   Medical dictionary

  • Neutropenia, severe congenital (SCN) — Children born with this condition lack neutrophils (a type of white blood cell that is important in fighting infection). These children suffer frequent infections from bacteria which in the past led to death in three quarters of cases before 3… …   Medical dictionary

  • Congenital neutropenia, severe (SCN) — Children born with this condition lack neutrophils (a type of white blood cell that is important in fighting infection). These children suffer frequent infections from bacteria which in the past led to death in three quarters of cases before 3… …   Medical dictionary

  • Neutropenia — Classification and external resources Blood film with a striking absence of neutrophils, leaving only red blood cells and platelets ICD 10 D …   Wikipedia

  • Congenital disorder of glycosylation type IIc — Classification and external resources OMIM 266265 Congenital disorder of glycosylation type IIc or Leukocyte adhesion deficiency 2 (LAD2) is a type of leukocyte adhesion deficiency attributable to the absence of neutrophil sialyl LewisX, a ligand …   Wikipedia

  • Cyclic neutropenia — Classification and external resources ICD 9 288.02 OMIM 162800 DiseasesDB …   Wikipedia

  • Kostmann's syndrome — severe congenital neutropenia a hereditary (autosomal recessive) disorder characterized by severe neutropenia. This results in frequent bacterial infections, and death often occurs before the age of 6 months …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Kostmann syndrome — Classification and external resources ICD 10 D70 ICD 9 288.01 …   Wikipedia

  • Neutrophil elastase — Elastase, neutrophil expressed PDB rendering based on 1b0f …   Wikipedia

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