Adult idiopathic neutropenia
Synonyms: Adult chronic idiopathic neutropenia
A rare acquired immunodeficiency disease characterized by adult-onset absolute neutrophil counts less than 1.5 x 10^9/L on at least 3 occasions in a 3 month period that cannot be attributable to drugs or a specific genetic infectious inflammatory autoimmune or malignant cause. Recurrent aphtous stomatitis and a history of mild bacterial infections are typically associated. A benign outcome with a low rate of severe infections and no secondary malignancies is observed.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version October 2023.
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