chronic granulomatous disease
A congenital defect in the ability of polymorphonuclear leukocytes to kill phagocytized bacteria, resulting in increased susceptibility to severe infections.congenital dysphagocytosis
How “Burnout” Went From A Casual Expression To A Weighted WordTraditionally, the word burnout has been used more as a self-diagnosis or casual expression rather than treated as a medical syndrome or mental health problem. However, our understanding of burnout and its role in health is changing.
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