Sjögren's syndrome is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by lymphocytic infiltrates in exocrine organs. … Sjogren syndrome is a chronic inflammatory disorder marked by salivary insufficiency and lymphocytic infiltrates in exocrine organs. … Sjogren syndrome is a chronic inflammatory disorder characterized by salivary insufficiency and lymphocytic infiltrates in exocrine organs.
Lymphoid malignancy is a complication feared mostly in cases of polyclonal lymphocytic infiltration . … Increased serum IgM and diminished CD8 count may be indicative of polyclonal lymphocytic infiltration, as well as disorders of the autoimmune spectrum. … Five clinical manifestations have been described for common variable immunodeficiency: Uncomplicated Autoimmune disorders Polyclonal lymphocytic infiltration Enteropathy Lymphoid … 
Lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency (LCAT deficiency) is a disorder of lipoprotein metabolism. The disease has two forms: Familial LCAT deficiency, in which there is complete LCAT deficiency, and Fish-eye disease, in which there is a partial deficiency. Lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase catalyzes the…
Scedosporium infection is rarely encountered in clinical practice, but it encompasses a clinically wide range of diseases, some of them being severe and life-threatening. It is primarily diagnosed in immunocompromised patients and the three most common forms are post-traumatic subcutaneous infection, asymptomatic or…
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is a common type of interstitial lung disease that results in scarring of lung tissue. Fibrosis of lungs results in coughing and shortness of breath, two characteristic features of the disease. Symptoms of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis are nonspecific, with dyspnea and non-productive…
Heart diseases are one the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide, because of increasing sedentary lifestyle. They could be congenital or acquired. Congenital disorder manifests in newborn, and characterized by poor feeding, blue discoloration, cough and breathing difficulty. Coronary diseases present as…
Trichinosis is a parasitic disease caused by roundworms of the Trichinella type. During the initial infection invasion of the intestines can result in diarrhea, abdominal pain, and vomiting. Migration of larvae to muscle, which occurs about a week after being infected, can cause swelling of the face, inflammation of the…
Glycogen storage disease type 1 (GSD 1), also known as von Gierke's disease or Glycogen storage disease due to G6P deficiency, is the most common of the glycogen storage diseases. The major sign of GSD type 1 is the enlargement of the kidney and livers. In the first few weeks of life, the liver remains in its…