Leukocyte adhesion defect.


Leukocyte adhesion defect (LAD) is a rare, autosomal recessive primary immunodeficiency disorder of phagocytes, in which there is defective aggregation at the site of infection due to the absence of surface integrins. Diagnosis is based primarily on flowcytometric analysis of neutrophils for the surface expression of CD11, CD18 and CD15s. We describe here a… (More)


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@article{Tipu2008LeukocyteAD, title={Leukocyte adhesion defect.}, author={Hamid Nawaz Tipu and Awais Tahir and Tahir Aziz Ahmed and Tabish Hazir and Muhammad Amin Waqar}, journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association}, year={2008}, volume={58 11}, pages={643-5} }