Immune/Blood Disorders

Summary

Virtually all children are more susceptible to recurrent ear infections in their early childhood years. It is unclear whether the infections are secondary to underlying immune deficiencies. Craniofacial abnormalities, including cleft palates, may also be a contributing factor.

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Do you know the signs and symptoms of Idiopathici Thrombocytopenic Purpurai (ITPi)? Although only a small amount of children are affected with ITP, could you recognize it in your child? Find out here. You may also be interested in reading the article by Dr. Jeffrey Ming.

Immune/Blood Disorders Articles

Autoimmune haematological disorders in two Italian children with Kabuki Syndrome

Autoimmune

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 19:00

Immune and Autoimmune Issues in Kabuki Syndrome

Although not yet clearly understood, some children with Kabuki syndrome do not have immune systems that are working properly.

Last Updated: Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 08:29

Hypoglycemia - How it Relates to Kabuki Syndrome

There is increased evidence that hypoglycemiai may play a significant role in the child with Kabuki syndrome.

Last Updated: Friday, June 1, 2012 - 06:19