What is the prognosis of cartilage-hair hypoplasia (CHH)?

Updated: Aug 06, 2019
  • Author: Alan P Knutsen, MD; Chief Editor: Harumi Jyonouchi, MD  more...
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Mortality rates among young patients with cartilage-hair hypoplasia are greatest in those with severely impaired T-cell immunity. Similarly, development of lymphoma also correlates with the severity of impaired cellular immunity.


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