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Wiskott Aldrich syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Aldrich syndrome
  • Eczema thrombocytopenia immunodeficiency syndrome
  • IMD 2
  • Immunodeficiency 2
  • WAS
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  • My husband's grandmother had three children. Two of her sons with Wiskott Aldrich syndrome (WAS) died at ages 7 and 3. My husband's father did not have it, and he had 3 boys. My husband and I are expecting. Is there a chance our child will have WAS? Click here for answer

  • What is Wiskott Aldrich syndrome and what does it do to the body? Click here for answer