Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome

[ wĭskŏt-, vĭskôt- ]

n.

An inherited immunodeficiency disorder occurring in male children, characterized by thrombocytopenia, eczema, melena, and susceptibility to recurrent bacterial infections.Aldrich syndrome
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