Chronic granulomatous disease

CGD; Fatal granulomatosis of childhood; Chronic granulomatous disease of childhood; Progressive septic granulomatosis; Phagocyte deficiency - chronic granulomatous disease

Chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) is an inherited disorder in which certain immune system cells do not function properly. This leads to repeated and severe infection.

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Treatment

Outlook (Prognosis)

Possible Complications

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention