Tips for NJ elders on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases. Contact your physician,Â if you are exhibiting any of these warning signals and consider making changes in order to boost your immune system.
1.Â Eight or more new ear infections within one year.
2.Â Two or more serious sinus infections within 1 year.
3.Â Two or more months on antibiotics with little effect.
4.Â Two or more pneumonias within 1 year.
5.Â Failure of an infant to gain weight or grow normally.
6.Â Recurrent, deep skin or organ abscesses.
7.Â Persistent thrush in mouth or elsewhere on skin, after age 1.
8.Â Need for intravenous antibiotics to clear infections.
9.Â Two or more deep-seated infections such as sepsis, meningitis or cellulitis.
10.Â A family history of primary immune deficiency.
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