IDF Patient & Family Handbook for Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases, 6th Edition
This book contains general medical information and is intended to provide the patient and family with tools to enhance the communication process and to understand the information they receive from the healthcare team. Most importantly, this book is not intended to suggest diagnostic approaches or to recommend specific therapy for any patient. Each patient's condition and treatment is unique and the management of their illness should be customized to their individual medical needs. Medical knowledge and practice can change rapidly. Therefore, this book should not be used as a substitute for professional medical advice.
Table of Contents
Chapter 2 Antibody Deficiency with Absent B cells
Chapter 5 Hyper IgM Syndromes
Chapter 8 Classic Severe Combined Immunodeficiency
Chapter 9 Combined Immune Deficiency
Chapter 10 DiGeorge Syndrome
Chapter 11 Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome
Chapter 20 Hyper IgE Syndromes and DOCK8
Chapter 22 Complement Deficiencies
Chapter 23 Innate Immune Defects
Chapter 24 Inheritance
Chapter 25 Laboratory Tests
Chapter 26 Newborn Screening
Chapter 28 Immunoglobulin Replacement Therapy
Chapter 29 Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Chapter 30 Gene Therapy
Chapter 31 Immunizations
Chapter 32 Autoimmunity in Primary Immunodeficiency
Chapter 34 Secondary Immunodeficiencies
Chapter 35 Chronic Sinusitis
Chapter 37 Clinical Trials
Chapter 38 General Care
Chapter 41 Health Insurance
This book contains general medical information which cannot be applied safely to any individual case. Medical knowledge and practice can change rapidly. Therefore, this book should not be used as a substitute for professional medical advice.
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