Definition of agammaglobulinemia in English:


Syllabification: a·gam·ma·glob·u·li·ne·mi·a
Pronunciation: /ˌāgaməˌgläbyələˈnēmēə


  • Lack of gamma globulin in the blood plasma, causing immune deficiency.
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    • The gamma-globulin zone is decreased in hypo-gammaglobulinemia and agammaglobulinemia.
    • One would anticipate seeing more of this type of disease in lymphoma leading to agammaglobulinemia, either with or without bronchiectisis.
    • For the past 20 years, intravenously administered immune globulin has been used in the treatment of agammaglobulinemia.

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