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Autoimmune enteropathy and endocrinopathy-susceptibility to chronic infections syndrome

Disease definition

An extremely rare, autosomal dominant immunological disorder characterized by variable enteropathy, endocrine disorders (e.g. type 1 diabetes mellitus, hypothyroidism), immune dysregulation with pulmonary and blood-borne bacterial infections, and fungal infections (chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis) developing in infancy. Other manifestations include short stature, eczema, hepatosplenomegaly, delayed puberty, and osteoporosis/osteopenia.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy
  • ICD-10: K63.9
  • OMIM: 614162
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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