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WASWide Area System
WASWorld Association for Sexual Health
WASWeb Application Server
WASWeb Application Security (consortium project)
WASWar At Sea
WASWeb-Based Applications & Services
WASWashington Union Station (Amtrak station code)
WASWait And See
WASWireless Access System
WASWeb Application Stress tool (Microsoft)
WASWashington Academy of Sciences
WASWait A Sec
WASWindows Process Activation Service (Microsoft Internet Information Services)
WASWide Area Augmentation System
WASWater and Sewer
WASWebsite Analytics Software
WASWorld Aquaculture Society
WASWebsphere Application Server
WASWaste Activated Sludge
WASWeeks After Seeding
WASWe Are Scientists (band)
WASWhitsunday Anglican School (Australia)
WASWiskott-Aldrich Syndrome
WASWorked All States (Amateur Radio)
WASWide Area Surveillance (US DoD)
WASWeb Accessibility Specialist
WASWashington, DC - Commercial (general airport code covering all strips)
WASWai Service
WASWindows Activation Service
WASWeb Application Stress Tool
WASWorked All States
WASWebsphere Access Services
WASWindows Application Server
WASWindows Application Software
WASWeb Administration Service
WASWorkflow Automation System
WASWork Authorization System
WASWest Australian Standard Time (GMT+0700)
WASWhole Air Sampler
WASWarsaw Airport Services (Warsaw, Poland)
WASWestern Associated Schools (Australia)
WASWerkgroep Allochtone Studenten (Dutch: Workgroup for Foreign Students)
WASWeather Aid Scheme (Scotland, UK)
WASWeb Attached Storage
WASWartime-Authorized Strength
WASWide Area Subsystem
WASWadley Southern Railway Company
WASWorkplace Automation System
WASWeld Assembly Strongback
WASWar Authorized Strength
WASWartime Automated System
WASWavelength Allocation Scheduling
WASWeapons Alerting System
WASWestfield Avenues Site
WASWeymouth Ambulance Station
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Patients with Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome (WAS) lack or have reduced expression of WASp and suffer from combined immunodeficiency with recurrent infections [12, 13].
With Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, the sufferer has a faulty immune system making them more susceptible to disease.
Petechial rashes associated with eczema or seborrheic dermatitis-like lesions can also be seen in children with Langerhans cell histiocytosis or Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome.
For LYG, increased frequency is associated with both congenital and acquired immunodeficiency, such as X-linked lymphoproliferative syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and HIV/ AIDS in which T-cell surveillance is deficient (8).
The first of these will be metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD) and Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome (WAS).
Jack suffers from Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, a rare immune deficiency affecting one in four million people.
London, June 22 (ANI): Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine say that they have made a new finding regarding the Notch signalling pathway in sensory organ precursor cells in the fruit fly that may help unravel the mystery behind an immunological disorder called WisKott-Aldrich syndrome.
Megakaryocytic hypoplasia (decrease in bone marrow megakaryocytes) is seen in thrombocytopenia with absent radii (TAR), Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, Bernard-Soulier syndrome, and May-Hegglin anomaly.
Other combined immunodeficiencies are part of well-defined immunodeficiency syndromes (e.g., Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome [WAS], ataxia telangiectasia, and hyper-IgE syndrome), all of which are associated with recurrent infections and decreased life expectancy (Table 1).
In addition to Down syndrome, these include such rare syndromes as adult Bloom syndrome, Schwachman syndrome, ataxia-lymphoma syndrome, Klinefelter syndrome, Fanconi's anemia and Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome.