Chediak Higashi Syndrome
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Chediak-Higashi syndrome (CHS) is a rare, inherited, complex, immune disorder that usually occurs in childhood characterized by reduced pigment in the skin and eyes (oculocutaneous albinism), immune deficiency with an increased susceptibility to infections, and a tendency to bruise and bleed easily. Neurological deficits are also common. CHS is transmitted as an autosomal recessive genetic condition.
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Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome Network, Inc.
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International Patient Organization for Primary Immunodeficiencies
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National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation (NOAH)
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Last Updated: 8/18/2015
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