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Combined immunodeficiency due to STK4 deficiency

Disease definition

A rare, genetic, combined T and B cell immunodeficiency characterized by T- and B-cell lymphopenia, hypergammaglobulinemia and intermittent neutropenia. It presents with recurrent opportunistic viral, bacterial and fungal infections involving skin (cutaneous papillomatosis, molluscum contagiosum, skin abscesses, mucocutaneous candidiasis), upper and lower respiratory tract or septicemia. Other clinical features include autoimmune manifestations (autoimmune hemolytic anemia) and congenital heart defects (atrial septal defects, patent foramen ovale, mitral, triscupid and pulmonary valve insufficiency).


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • CID due to STK4 deficiency
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: D81.8
  • OMIM: 614868
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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