Leukocyte adhesion deficiency mimicking Hirschsprung disease

Idalia R. Rivera-Matos, Robert M. Rakita, Michele Mariscalco, Frederick F B Elder, Sherlene A. Dreyer, Thomas G. Cleary

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    An infant had clinical signs suggestive of Hirschsprung disease as the initial manifestation of leukocyte adhesion deficiency. Chromosome studies showed a deletion of the distal third of the long arm of one chromosome 21, and flow cytometric studies confirmed the defective expression of CD18. (J PEDIATR 1995;127:755-7).

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)755-757
    Number of pages3
    JournalThe Journal of Pediatrics
    Issue number5
    StatePublished - Nov 1995

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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