Introduction to Autoimmunity, Secondary Immunodeficiency, and Transplantation

  • Terry HarvilleEmail author
  • Soumya Pandey
  • Piyush Kumar
  • Marco Antonio Yamazaki-Nakashimada
  • Larry Ngek Tangie
  • Farzaneh Rahmani
  • Nima Rezaei


This book is a constellation of case discussions on pediatric autoimmune disorders, rheumatological diseases, secondary immunodeficiency disorders, and case discussions on hematopoietic stem cell and solid organ transplantations. The following is an overview and head start of the content related to each topic.


Autoimmunity Secondary immunodeficiency disorders Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation Solid organ transplantation Graft versus host disease 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Terry Harville
    • 1
    Email author
  • Soumya Pandey
    • 2
  • Piyush Kumar
    • 3
  • Marco Antonio Yamazaki-Nakashimada
    • 4
  • Larry Ngek Tangie
    • 5
  • Farzaneh Rahmani
    • 6
    • 7
  • Nima Rezaei
    • 8
    • 9
  1. 1.Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Services, Pediatrics, and Internal MedicineUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pathology and Laboratory ServicesUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyKatihar Medical CollegeKatiharIndia
  4. 4.Clinical Immunology DepartmentInstituto Nacional de PediatríaMexico CityMexico
  5. 5.Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical SciencesUniversity of YaoundeYaoundeCameroon
  6. 6.Student’s Scientific Research Center (SSRC)Tehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  7. 7.NeuroImaging Network (NIN), Universal Scientific Education and Research Network (USERN)TehranIran
  8. 8.Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, Research Center for Immunodeficiencies (RCID), Children’s Medical CenterTehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS)TehranIran
  9. 9.Network of Immunity in Infection, Malignancy and Autoimmunity (NIIMA), Universal Scientific Education and Research Network (USERN)TehranIran

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