856 Correction of Chronic Granulomatous Disease (cdg) by Bone Marrow Transplantation (bmt)

Although the mortality and morbidity of CDG has been reduced by prophylactic antibiotics, certain CDG patients still have a severe course leading to death. A 15 year old white male with CDG had an acute reduction in pulmonary function (70→45% of expected) and it was decided to transplant him with 2.4 × 108 bone marrow cells/kg from his HLA identical sister… CONTINUE READING