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Cold Abscesses and Lymphadenopathy

  • María Claudia Ortega-López
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Abstract

Treatment of hyper IgE syndrome (HIES) is directed towards prevention and management of infections by using sustained systemic antibiotics and antifungals

Anti-staphylococcal antibiotic prophylaxis is indicated in all HIES patients

Keywords

Hyper IgE syndrome Staphylococcus STAT3 DOCK8 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • María Claudia Ortega-López
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  1. 1.Alejandra Ortega López Foundation, University Children’s Hospital of San José Bogotá-ColombiaBogotáColombia

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