An association of hypochondroplasia and immune deficiency.


A 4-year-old boy with hypochondroplasia was admitted to our clinic with complaints of bronchopneumonia. He also had immune deficiency characterized by low CD3, CD4 T-lymphocyte subsets and a low level of serum immunoglobulin A (IgA). The diagnosis of hypochondroplasia was made on clinical, radiological, and laboratory findings by the pediatric endocrinology… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/jpem-2013-0468


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@article{Patrolu2014AnAO, title={An association of hypochondroplasia and immune deficiency.}, author={Turkan Patıroğlu and Himmet Haluk Akar and Deniz Okdemir and Selim Kurtoğlu}, journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM}, year={2014}, volume={27 7-8}, pages={783-6} }