hyperimmunoglobulin E syndrome
[ hī′pər-ĭm′yə-nō-glŏb′yə-lĭn, -ĭ-myōō′- ]
An immunodeficiency disorder characterized by high plasma levels of a particular immunoglobin, a white blood cell chemotactic defect, and recurrent staphylococcal infections at various sites including the skin and upper respiratory tract.Job's syndrome
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