Chronic granulomatous disease
Synonyms: CGD | Chronic septic granulomatosis
A rare primary immunodeficiency mainly affecting phagocytes which is characterized by an increased susceptibility to severe and recurrent bacterial and fungal infections along with the development of granulomas.
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CGD Association of America
The CGD Association of America (CGDAA) was founded in 2019 to advocate for patients and X-linked female CGD carriers with Chronic Granulomatous Disease (CGD). Felicia formed the CGDAA, a Sec.501c3 non-profit organization with the mission to advocate for the CGD community by providing clear, accurate, and independent news and information about CGD, advancing CGD research, and providing webinars.
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