Wiscott Aldrich Syndrome With Oral Involvement: A Case Report

Reddy, Sujatha S. and *, Almas Binnal (2011) Wiscott Aldrich Syndrome With Oral Involvement: A Case Report. Journal of Dentistry for Children, 78. pp. 49-52.

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Abstract

Wiskott Aldrich syndrome is an X-linked recessive disorder characterized by thrombocytopenia with microplatelets, eczema, recurrent infections, and predisposition to autoimmune disease and malignancy. It is a rare syndrome, and the incidence rate is approximately 4 in every 1 million live male births with no clear ethnic or racial predilection. The purpose of this paper was to report a case of Wiskott Aldrich syndrome with oral involvement demonstrated by 2 male siblings.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: autoimmunity, platelets, thrombocytopenia, Wiskott Aldrich syndrome, x-linked recessive disorder
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Mangalore > Oral Medicine and Radiology
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 08 Apr 2013 11:08
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2013 11:08
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/79576

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