Chediak–Higashi Syndrome: A Case Report

Dhawle M.S., Joshi A.R., Awari M.M., Rathod S.G and Bindu R.S

Chediak–Higashi syndrome (CHS) is an extremely rare autosomal recessive immunodeficiency
disorder characterized by partial oculocutaneous albinism, frequent pyogenic infections & presence of
abnormal large granules in leucocytes & other granule containing cells. Less than 500 cases have
been reported worldwide & only a few cases reports from India. Here, we report a case of CHS in a
one & half-year-old girl.

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