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Severe combined immunodeficiency due to IKK2 deficiency

Disease definition

Severe combined immunodeficiency due to IKK2 deficiency is a rare, genetic form of primary immunodeficiency characterized by life-threatening bacterial, fungal and viral infections with the onset in infancy, and failure to thrive. Typically, hypogammaglobulinemia or agammaglobulinemia and normal levels of T and B cells are present.


  • Synonym(s):
    • SCID due to IKK2 deficiency
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy
  • ICD-10: D81.2
  • OMIM: 615592  618204
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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