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Granulomatosis, Chronic

definition

A recessive X-linked defect of leukocyte function in which phagocytic cells ingest but fail to digest bacteria, resulting in recurring bacterial infections with granuloma formation.

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Granulomatosis, Chronic

UMLS

CGD - Chronic granulomat dis, CGD - Chronic granulomatous disease, Chronic Granulomatous Disease, Chronic granulomatous disease, NOS, Chronic Granulomatous Diseases, Disease, Chronic Granulomatous, Disease, granulomatous chronic, Diseases, Chronic Granulomatous, Granulomatous Disease, Chronic, Granulomatous Diseases, Chronic

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