Primary immunodeficiency results in recurrent infections, organ dysfunction, and autoimmunity. We studied 237 patients referred for suspicion of immunodeficiency, using a scoring system based on clinical information. The 113 patients with immunodeficiency had higher scores and more episodes of chronic illnesses and were more likely to have neutropenia, lymphopenia, or splenomegaly.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)329-332
Number of pages4
JournalClinical and Vaccine Immunology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 2006


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