IgG deficiency

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IgG deficiency
Classification and external resources
IgG molecular surface.jpg
ICD-10D80.3
ICD-9279.03
eMedicinemed/1161
MeSHD017099
 
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IgG deficiency
Classification and external resources
IgG molecular surface.jpg
ICD-10D80.3
ICD-9279.03
eMedicinemed/1161
MeSHD017099

IgG deficiency (Selective deficiency of immunoglobulin G) is a form of dysgammaglobulinemia where the proportional levels of IgG are reduced relative to other immunoglobulin.

It is possible to have a deficiency of one or more specific subclass(es) of IgG.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Barton JC, Bertoli LF, Acton RT (June 2003). "HLA-A and -B alleles and haplotypes in 240 index patients with common variable immunodeficiency and selective IgG subclass deficiency in central Alabama". BMC Med. Genet. 4: 3. doi:10.1186/1471-2350-4-3. PMC 166147. PMID 12803653. 
  2. ^ Dhooge IJ, van Kempen MJ, Sanders LA, Rijkers GT (June 2002). "Deficient IgA and IgG2 anti-pneumococcal antibody levels and response to vaccination in otitis prone children". Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. 64 (2): 133–41. doi:10.1016/S0165-5876(02)00068-X. PMID 12049826.