Periodontal manifestations of the heritable Mac-1, LFA-1, deficiency syndrome. Clinical, histopathologic and molecular characteristics.

@article{Waldrop1987PeriodontalMO,
  title={Periodontal manifestations of the heritable Mac-1, LFA-1, deficiency syndrome. Clinical, histopathologic and molecular characteristics.},
  author={Thomas C. Waldrop and Dave C Anderson and William W Hallmon and Frank C. Schmalstieg and R L Jacobs},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1987},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={400-16}
}
The clinical, histopathologic and functional consequences of the genetic deficiency of leukocyte Mac-1, LFA-1 and p150,95 were assessed among three affected patients, heterozygotes and unaffected individuals among two generations of a single kindred. Longitudinal assessments of this family afforded the unique opportunity to characterize the natural history of severe periodontal manifestations associated with this disorder. Features uniformly observed among each patient included recurrent… CONTINUE READING