Fatal immunodeficiency in a patient with thymoma and Good's syndrome.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Thymoma is a rare tumor characterized by an association with autoimmune diseases. Immunological abnormalities are increasingly being recognized in thymoma patients and are the cause of a peculiar susceptibility to infections. The authors present the clinical history of a thymoma patient affected by fatal immunodeficiency.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Montella, L; Merkabaoui, G; Vitiello, L; Bulgarelli, G; Sinagra, G; Masci, AM; Racioppi, L; Palmieri, G

Published Date

  • 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 91 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 361 - 363

PubMed ID

  • 16277106

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0300-8916

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States