Genetics MCQ 021

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X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia: Intravenous Immunoglobulin, Hypogammaglobulinemia, X-Linked, B Cell, Humoral, ImmunoglobulinA 4-year-old boy is seen by his pediatrician for epistaxis. The patient has a history of multiple bacterial and viral respiratory tract infections and eczema. An uncle had similar problems. Physical examination is remarkable for multiple petechial lesions on the skin and mucous membranes. Serum IgE is increased, and platelets are decreased. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?

A. Acquired hypogammaglobulinemia
B. Ataxia telangiectasia
C. DiGeorge syndrome
D. Selective IgA deficiency
E. Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome


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