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Phellinus species: an emerging cause of refractory fungal infections in patients with X-linked chronic granulomatous disease.
BCG-osis and tuberculosis in a child with chronic granulomatous disease.
Gene expression profiling provides insight into the pathophysiology of chronic granulomatous disease.
Chronic granulomatous disease with unusual clinical manifestation, outcome, and pattern of inheritance in an Iranian family.
Diagnostic paradigm for evaluation of male patients with chronic granulomatous disease, based on the dihydrorhodamine 123 assay.
InterMune currently markets ACTIMMUNE(R) (Interferon gamma-1b) Injection in the United States for the treatment of chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) and severe, malignant osteopetrosis and is in Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR TB).
Recurrent Granulibacter bethesdensis infections and chronic granulomatous disease.
Keywords: Chronic granulomatous disease, Perirectal abscess, Nitrotetrazolium, Dihydrorhodamine.
Schoolboy James Turnbull was diagnosed with chronic granulomatous disease, a genetic condition affecting the immune system, and needed a bone marrow transplant two years ago to cure him of the illness.
The US FDA approved its use in children and adults with chronic granulomatous disease and severe, malignant osteopetrosis.
We describe what we believe is the first such documented case, which occurred in a young teenager who was subsequently diagnosed with autosomal recessive chronic granulomatous disease.
Leprosy is a chronic granulomatous disease principally affecting the skin and peripheral nervous system.