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Common variable immunodeficiency is often misdiagnosed in clinical and pathology settings because of its myriad clinical and pathologic presentations.
Belohradsky, "Common Variable Immunodeficiency Disorders in Children: Delayed Diagnosis Despite Typical Clinical Presentation," Journal of Pediatrics, vol.
Common variable immunodeficiency. Am J Med Sci 2001; 321: 42-48.
Effect of regular intravenous immunoglobulin therapy on prevention of pneumonia in patients with common variable immunodeficiency. J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2006; 39:114-20.
Homorygous loss of ICOS is associated with adult-onset common variable immunodeficiency. Nat Immunol 2003; 4: 261-8.
Key words: Primary immunodeficiencies, selective IgA deficiency, common variable immunodeficiency (CVI), autoimmunity
The primary immunodeficiencies consist of a group of disorders that are caused by abnormalities of the immune system; the most common of these disorders involve the humoral disorders is common variable immunodeficiency (CVID), which is characterized by a decrease in the level of total immunoglobulin (Ig) G in addition to a reduction in the level of either IgA or IgM.
Common Variable Immunodeficiency (CVID) is one of a group of primary immunodeficiency disorders that are characterized by increased susceptibility to infection.
Underlying immunodeficiency can cause sudden onset pulmonary involvement and immunologic reactions to fungal or bacterial agents such as common variable immunodeficiency (CVID), chronic granulomatous disease (CGD), hyper-IgE syndrome, and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) [19, 20]; yet, in our cases immune work ups for antibody and cellular primary and secondary immunodeficiency were negative and there was no sign of immunodeficiency in her history and physical exam.
Mohammadi et al., "Abnormality of regulatory T cells in common variable immunodeficiency," Cellular Immunology, vol.
Clinical and immunological features of common variable immunodeficiency in China.
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