The demographics of primary immunodeficiency diseases across the unique ethnic groups in Iran, and approaches to diagnosis and treatment.

  title={The demographics of primary immunodeficiency diseases across the unique ethnic groups in Iran, and approaches to diagnosis and treatment.},
  author={Nima Attaran Rezaei and Payam Mohammadinejad and Asghar Aghamohammadi},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
Primary immunodeficiency diseases (PIDs) are a heterogeneous group of inherited disorders that cause individuals to be prone to a variety of clinical manifestations, such as infections, autoimmunity, and malignancies. Early diagnosis and adequate treatment of these disorders can reduce morbidity and mortality and provide a relatively high quality of life. In Iran, recent advances in clinical immunology and in the identification of immunodeficiencies have led to reductions in diagnostic delay… CONTINUE READING
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