Severe combined immunodeficiency, x-linked

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Severe combined immunodeficiency, x-linked

X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) is an inherited disorder of the immune system. It almost always affects boys. Signs and symptoms include severe, recurring infections, chronic diarrhea, skin rashes, and slow growth. Without treatment, people with this condition usually do not live past infancy. It is caused by mutations in the IL2RG gene. It is inherited in an X-linked recessive fashion.
 

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Lentiviral Gene Transfer for Treatment of Children Older Than Two Years of Age With X-Linked Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (XSCID)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: X-linked Severe Combined Immunodeficiency; XSCID; SCID-X1; Gamma C-Deficient SCID

 

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2014

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Gene Therapy for X-linked Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID-X1)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: X-linked Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

 

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2012

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Gene Transfer for X-Linked Severe Combined Immunodeficiency in Newly Diagnosed Infants
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disease, X-linked

 

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2014

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