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- noun medicine A
diseaseof the immune systemthat has multiple features
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Sera from patients with immunodysregulation, polyendocrinopathy, enteropathy, X-linked (IPEX) syndrome, the human disease resulting from FOXP3 mutations, also recognized skin antigens, including keratin 14.
Gambineri E, Torgerson TR, Ochs HD (2003) Immune dysregulation, polyendocrinopathy, enteropathy, and X-linked inheritance (IPEX), a syndrome of systemic autoimmunity caused by mutations of FOXP3, a critical regulator of T-cell homeostasis.
Torgerson TR (2007) Immune dysregulation, polyendocrinopathy, enteropathy, X-linked inheritance: model for autoaggression.
Humans with orthologous mutations develop autoimmune polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy
Bennett CL, Christie J, Ramsdell F, Brunkow ME, Ferguson PJ, et al. (2001) The immune dysregulation, polyendocrinopathy, enteropathy, X-linked syndrome (IPEX) is caused by mutations of FOXP3.