Secondary Immune Deficiency Syndromes

2021-02-24 12:00 AM

Systemic diseases that can cause secondary immunodeficiency include diabetes mellitus, collagen vascular disease.

SECONDARY IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROMES

Systemic diseases that can cause secondary immunodeficiency include diabetes mellitus, collagen vascular disease (e.g., systemic lupus erythematosus), and chronic alcoholism. Secondary immunodeficiency is more common.