Definition of Agammaglobulinemia
Agammaglobulinemia: Total or near-total absence of infection-fighting antibodies belonging to the class called gamma globulins. Agammaglobulinemia can be due to certain genetic diseases or caused by acquired diseases, including AIDS.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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