agammaglobulinemia

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agammaglobulinemia

[ā‚gam·ə′gläb·yə·lən·ē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
The condition characterized by lack of or extremely low levels of gamma globulin in the blood, together with defective antibody production and frequent infections; primary agammaglobulinemia occurs in three clinical forms: congenital, acquired, and transient.
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