Corpus ID: 13116160

[Nezelof syndrome with secondary immunodeficiency (author's transl)].

  title={[Nezelof syndrome with secondary immunodeficiency (author's transl)].},
  author={Maria Cruz Garc{\'i}a Rodr{\'i}guez and Gumersindo Font{\'a}n Casariego and H Escobar Castro and J Alba Losada and F{\'e}lix Lorente Toledano and J A Ojeda Casas},
  journal={Anales espanoles de pediatria},
  volume={10 1},
A child with recurrent infections is presented. The frequent diarrhea leads to a severe malnutrition. The immunological work-up disclosed: absent IgA and low IgG serum levels, deficient cellular immunity and abnormal neutrophil chemotaxis. The cellular immunity and the neutrophil chemotaxis were improved with the nutritional status. At present the patient shows a partial combined immunodeficiency. The diagnosis of the case as a Nezelof's syndrome is discussed, as well as the addition of a… Expand