Primary immunodeficiency disorders a also called primary immune disorders or primary immunodeficiency a weaken the immune system. Pneumonia, bronchitis, sinus infections, ear infections, meningitis or skin infections Inflammation and infection of internal organs Blood disorders, such as low platelet counts or anemia Digestive problems.
Treatments for primary immunodeficiency involve preventing and treating infections, boosting the immune system, and treating the underlying cause of the immune problem. National Health Survey stated that around 4.0% of total Population self-reported having Primary immunodeficiencyin Australia.
The primary immune deficiency disorders range in frequency. Some disorders such as selective IgA deficiency are quite common, occurring as often as 1/500 to 1/1000 individuals. Others disorders such as SCID are rare affecting perhaps one person per million. Approximately 25,000 to 50,000 Americans are severely affected by primary immune deficiency disorders.