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Bruton Gitlin syndrome



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Bruton-Gitlin syndrome is an immunodeficiency that deprives immune system B cells of the ability to produce and secrete antibodies, and therefore may be attributed to antibody deficiency syndromes. The usually mild disease is inherited X-chromosome recessive and is based on a defect in the BTK gene. For symptomatic treatment, infusions with antibodies or stem cell transplantations are possible