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Adenosine deaminase deficiency

Adenosine deaminase deficiency: Introduction

Adenosine deaminase deficiency: A rare disorder where a deficiency in the activity of adenosine deaminase causes severe immunodeficiency which in turn results in frequent severe bacterial, viral and fungal infections. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adenosine deaminase deficiency is available below.

Symptoms of Adenosine deaminase deficiency

  • Deficiency adenosine deaminase activity
  • Frequent severe bacterial infections
  • Frequent severe viral infections
  • Frequent severe fungal infections
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Adenosine deaminase deficiency: Complications

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Causes of Adenosine deaminase deficiency

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Definitions of Adenosine deaminase deficiency:

An autosomal recessive deficiency of the purine salvage enzyme adenosine deaminase which results in Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disease (SCID). The most common form of SCID, accounting for about 50% of autosomal recessive cases. The first disease for which gene therapy was applied. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Adenosine deaminase deficiency as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Adenosine deaminase deficiency

  1. Adenosine deaminase deficiency: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications

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