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Primary ciliary dyskinesia, 5

Primary ciliary dyskinesia, 5: Introduction

Primary ciliary dyskinesia, 5: A very rare disorder where the cilia fail to move. Type 5 differs from the other forms of primary ciliar dyskinesia in the location of the genetic defect (16p12.2-p12.1). The cilia are tiny, hair-like structures found in the respiratory and ear passages and help to clear debris and mucus. This results in increases risk of respiratory infections, sinusitis, ear infections and male infertility. The infertility results as the tails of sperm is basically cilia. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Primary ciliary dyskinesia, 5 is available below.

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