Kostmann syndrom

Også kjent som: Infantile granulocytosis, severe congenital neutropenia type 3
Engelsk navn: Kostmann syndrome
Engelske synonym: Infantile agranulocytosis,Severe congenital neutropenia type 3


Kostmann syndrome is a rare, severe, congenital neutropenia disorder characterized by a lack of mature neutrophils (absolute neutrophil counts less than 500 cells/mm3) associated with frequent, recurrent bacterial infections (e.g. otitis media, pneumonia, sinusitis, urinary tract infections, abscesses of skin and/or liver) and increased promyelocytes in the bone marrow. Periodontal disease, as well as neurological symptoms, such as cognitive impairment, severe neurodegeneration and epilepsy, have been reported in some patients.

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ORPHA: 99749
Klassifiseringsnivå: Disorder
ICD-10: D70

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