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"Shwachman–Diamond syndrome"




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    them. Anthony was already immune-compromised because he was born with Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome, a disease that makes it difficult for his pancreas to break down foods. He had been in and outRead more

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Shwachman–Diamond syndrome

Disease

Shwachman–Diamond syndrome (SDS) or Shwachman–Bodian–Diamond syndrome is a rare congenital disorder characterized by exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, bone marrow dysfunction, skeletal abnormalities, and short stature. After cystic fibrosis (CF), it is the second most common cause of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency in children.This syndrome shows a wide range of abnormalities and symptoms....More