Adriano Silva Neves

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Hyper-IgE syndrome (HIES), also called Job’s syndrome, [Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) #147060 and #243700] is a rare primary immunodeficiency disease, with an incidence lower than 1/10, not gender related, transmitted as an autosomal dominant or recessive trait with variable expressivity and of unknown etiology. HIES has been defined as a(More)
A rare association of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and systemic sclerosis (SSc) is reported in a Brazilian Mestizo patient presenting a human leucocyte antigen (HLA) genotype that included HLA SSc-susceptibility genes previously reported in different ethnic groups and HLA-B27 associated with AS. The underlying genetic background supporting the full(More)
The sympathetic ophthalmia is a granulomatous panuveitis that starts after ocular trauma. The prognosis is poor and depends of both early diagnosis and treatment. The authors describe one case of a patient with sympathetic ophthalmia using optical coherence tomography who was submitted to early treatment, and it suggests that the optical coherence(More)
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