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Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2

Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2: Introduction

Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2: A rare inherited immunodeficiency disorder where the body's immune systm is unable to respond appropriately to certain viral infections (Epstein Barr virus). The immune system becomes weakened following and EBV infection. As the condition in inherited in a X-linked manner, males tend to suffer the full extent of the disease which tends to be eventually fatal in most cases. Female carriers tend not to develop and problems following an EBV infection. Type 2 is linked to a defect in the XIAP gene on chromosome Xq25. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2 is available below.

Symptoms of Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2

Treatments for Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2

  • Allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplant - cord blood or bone marrow
  • Stem cell transplant done at an earlier age tends to result in a better prognosis than if done later
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Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2: Complications

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Causes of Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2

  • The condition is linked to a genetic defect on chromosome Xq25
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Prognosis for Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2

Prognosis for Lymphoproliferative Syndrome, X-Linked, 2: The prognosis is usually poor with most patients dying in the first decade of life and no survivers in the fifth decade of life.

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