Clinical and immunologic features of pediatric patients with common variable immunodeficiency and respiratory complications

Aydogan M., Eifan A. O., Gocmen I., Ozdemir C., Bahceciler N. N., Barlan I. B.

JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIONAL ALLERGOLOGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY, vol.18, no.4, pp.260-265, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Common variable immunodeficiency (CVID) is the term used to describe a heterogeneous group of B-cell deficiency syndromes characterized by hypogammaglobulinemia, impaired antibody production, and recurrent bacterial infections.