Deficiency in anterior pituitary function-variable immunodeficiency syndrome
Synonyms: DAVID syndrome
Deficiency in anterior pituitary function-variable immunodeficiency syndrome is a rare genetic endocrine disease characterized by the association of common variable immunodeficiency manifesting with hypogammaglobulinemia and recurrent or severe childhood-onset sinopulmonary infections followed possibly many years later by symptomatic adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) deficiency resulting from anterior pituitary hormone deficiency.
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