x

Search for a rare disease

* (*) mandatory field

Other search option(s)

Suggest an update

(*) Required fields.

Attention

Only comments seeking to improve the quality and accuracy of information on the Orphanet website are accepted. For all other comments, please send your remarks via contact us. Only comments written in English can be processed.

Captcha image

Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome

Disease definition

Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome (WAS) is a primary immunodeficiency disease characterized by microthrombocytopenia, eczema, infections and an increased risk for autoimmune manifestations and malignancies.

ORPHA:906

  • Synonym(s):
    • Eczema-thrombocytopenia-immunodeficiency syndrome
    • WAS
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive or X-linked recessive or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: D82.0
  • OMIM: 277970  301000  600903  614493
  • UMLS: C0043194
  • MeSH: D014923
  • GARD: 7895
  • MedDRA: 10047992

Detailed information

Article for general public

Professionals

The documents contained in this web site are presented for information purposes only. The material is in no way intended to replace professional medical care by a qualified specialist and should not be used as a basis for diagnosis or treatment.