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Job syndrome masquerading as non-accidental injury
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    Is it Job Syndrome?
    • Hiba M Shendi, SpR in Clinical Immunology
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      • J. David M. Edgar.

    Dear Sir,

    We read with interest “Job syndrome masquerading as non-accidental injury” published in January of this year. We note that the diagnosis of Job (Hyper- IgE) syndrome was made on the basis of dysmorphism, eczema, a single staphylococcal skin abscess, fractures and a raised serum IgE level.

    We are concerned that the clinical features presented are not typical of Hyper IgE syndrome (HIES) and th...

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