Definition of

Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

  1. (noun, state) a congenital disease affecting T cells that can result from a mutation in any one of several different genes; children with it are susceptible to infectious disease; if untreated it is lethal within the first year or two of life

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Synonyms of Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

scid, severe combined immunodeficiency disease

Alternate forms of Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

Hyponyms: ada-scid, x-linked scid, x-scid

Hypernyms: immunodeficiency, monogenic disease, monogenic disorder

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