Friday, 26 July 2013

Schwachman-Diamond syndrome

Schwachman-Diamond syndrome is combination
of
- neutropenia
- metaphyseal dysplasia
- and pancreatic insufficiency
- associated with recurrent infections beginning in the first year of life in the sinuses - bones - lungs - skin and urinary tract; associated with increased risk of aplasia - myelodysplasia - and leukemia; life expectancy is 35 years.

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