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

Mendelian susceptibility to mycobacterial diseases due to partial IRF8 deficiency

Disease definition

Mendelian susceptibility to mycobacterial diseases (MSMD) due to partial IRF8 (interferon regulatory factor 8) deficiency is a rare genetic variant of MSMD (see this term) characterized by a selective susceptibility to relatively mild infections with bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG)..

ORPHA:319600

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • MSMD due to partial IRF8 deficiency
    • MSMD due to partial interferon regulatory factor 8 deficiency
    • Mendelian susceptibility to mycobacterial diseases due to partial interferon regulatory factor 8 deficiency
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: D84.8
  • OMIM: 614893
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

Detailed information

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.