Category:Secondary Immunodeficiency

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Secondary Immunodeficiency

There are many causes of secondary immunodeficiency. Most deficiencies are not genetic. Most are agent-induced, such as from X-ray radiation and immunosuppressive drugs.

Viral Causes: Feline Leukaemia Virus, Feline Immunodeficiency Virus, Bovine Immunodeficiency Virus
Toxic Causes: poisons
Iatrogenic Causes: drugs, corticosteroids, cyclosporin, cytotoxic cancer therapy

Other Causes: malnutrition, chronic disease, stress, senescence

Pages in category "Secondary Immunodeficiency"

The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.