Last reviewed: March 2019
Last updated: February  2019

Summary

Details

  • Introduction
  • Complement physiology
  • Inherited complement deficiencies
  • Epidemiology
  • Clinical presentation
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Management

Contributors

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Professor of Immunology

Consultant Immunologist

German Society of Immunology

Institute of Immunology

University of Heidelberg

Heidelberg

Germany

Disclosures

MK has sat on Roche and Euro Diagnostica advisory boards; presented a lecture for Novartis; and acted as a consultant for Back Bay Life Science Advisors, Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Fresenius Care Germany, and Ablynx. MK is an author of references in this topic.

Professor Michael Kirschfink would like to gratefully acknowledge Dr D. J. Unsworth, a previous contributor to this topic.

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Professor of Medicine

Director

Adult Immunodeficiency Program

University of Colorado Denver

Aurora

CO

Disclosures

CK is an author of a reference cited in this monograph. CK has received speaker fees from Cention, Aventis Behring, and Bristol Myers Squibb. CK has received honorarium for speaking at the Aspen Allergy Conference, for the Colorado Allergy Society. CK ran the research program for a biotechnology company with an approximate budget of $3.5 million.

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