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Definitions and Synonyms of severe combined immunodeficiency | Another word for severe combined immunodeficiency | What is severe combined immunodeficiency?

Definition 1: 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 - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for severe combined immunodeficiency in the sense of this definition

(severe combined immunodeficiency is a kind of ...) immunological disorder in which some part of the body's immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced

(severe combined immunodeficiency is a kind of ...) an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes

(... is a kind of severe combined immunodeficiency ) SCID resulting from mutation of a gene that codes for adenosine deaminase

(... is a kind of severe combined immunodeficiency ) SCID in male children resulting from mutation of a gene that codes for a protein on the surface of T cells that allows them to develop a growth factor receptor

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