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What is WHIM Syndrome (WHIM) ?

Whim syndrome is the acronym for Warts, Hypogammaglobulinemia, Immunodeficieny, Myelokathexis. It is a genetic syndrome with dominant autosomal inheritance characterized by chronic neutropenia associated with bone marrow hypercellularity (myelokathexis). 

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Jessicas Journey...

by svacher published 10 months ago

When Jessica was just over a year old, I knew things weren’t right. She always seemed to be unwell, with recurrent chest and flu like infections an...

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by lidia1966 published 11 months ago

At the age of 12, my mom died and I found myself alone with my father and a 4 year old sister. In the next 5 years, I was hospitalized at least 4 t...

Partners and Patient Groups

RareConnect is a patient-led initiative. Patient organisations partner with EURORDIS, itself an international patient organisation, to create communities and provide moderators from within their network. The following patient groups are official partners of this community.