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Deficiency

A shortage or insufficiency. The amount by which federal Income Tax due exceeds the amount reported by the taxpayer on his or her return; also, the amount owed by a taxpayer who has not filed a return. The outstanding balance of a debt secured by a mortgage after the mortgaged property has been sold to satisfy the obligation at a price less than the debt.

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Clinical and Laboratory Findings in Iranian Patients with Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency. J Clin Immunol.
Genetics, biology and clinical management of myeloid cell primary immune deficiencies: chronic granulomatous disease and leukocyte adhesion deficiency. Curr Opin Hematol 2007;14:29-36.
Patients with neutropenia and those with the leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 1 (LAD-l) tend to have recurrent cellulitis, periodontal disease, otitis media, pneumonia and rectal or gastrointestinal abscesses and poor wound healing.