Hyper IgM syndrome

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What is hyper IgM syndrome?

Hyper IgM syndrome is characterized as the body's inability to switch from the production of IgM antibodies to other antibodies such as IgG, IgA or IgE. The lower levels of the other antibody types make it difficult to fight infections.

Common symptoms reported by people with hyper IgM syndrome

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with hyper IgM syndrome

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Compare treatments taken by people with hyper IgM syndrome

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Who has hyper IgM syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 0
60s 2
70+ 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 2

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from hyper IgM syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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