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What is Caspase-8 deficiency?

What is Caspase-8 deficiency?

  • Caspase-8 deficiency: A rare type of immunodeficiency disorder caused by a deficiency of caspase-8. Caspase-8 an important part of the immune system as it is involved in the activation of T lymphocytes, B lymphocytes and natural killer cells.

Caspase-8 deficiency: Introduction

Types of Caspase-8 deficiency:

Broader types of Caspase-8 deficiency:

How serious is Caspase-8 deficiency?

Complications of Caspase-8 deficiency: see complications of Caspase-8 deficiency

What causes Caspase-8 deficiency?

Causes of Caspase-8 deficiency: see causes of Caspase-8 deficiency

What are the symptoms of Caspase-8 deficiency?

Symptoms of Caspase-8 deficiency: see symptoms of Caspase-8 deficiency

Complications of Caspase-8 deficiency: see complications of Caspase-8 deficiency

Caspase-8 deficiency: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Caspase-8 deficiency.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Caspase-8 deficiency: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Caspase-8 deficiency.
Treatments for Caspase-8 deficiency: see treatments for Caspase-8 deficiency
Research for Caspase-8 deficiency: see research for Caspase-8 deficiency

Name and Aliases of Caspase-8 deficiency

Main name of condition: Caspase-8 deficiency

Other names or spellings for Caspase-8 deficiency:

autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome, type IIB, ALPS2B, Autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome type 2B


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