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Achondroplasia and severe combined immunodeficiency

Other Names for this Disease
  • Achondroplasia so-called and severe combined immunodeficiency
  • Short-limb skeletal dysplasia with severe combined immunodeficiency
  • SLSD with SCID
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Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • International Patient Organization for Patients with Primary Immunodeficiencies
    Firside Main Road
    Cornwall PL11 3LE
    United Kingdom
    Telephone: 44-01503-250-668

  • National Primary Immunodeficiency Resource Center
    747 Third Avenue
    New York, NY 10017
    Toll-free: 800-533-3844
    Telephone: 212-819-0200
    Fax: 212-764-4180

  • United States Immunodeficiency Network (USIDNET)
    Towson, MD 21204-4803
    Toll-free: 800-296-4433
    Fax: 410-321-9165

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support