oa South African Medical Journal - Effects of ascorbate on leucocytes - Part IV. Increased neutrophil function and clinical improvement after oral ascorbate in 2 patients with chronic granulomatous disease
|Article Title||Effects of ascorbate on leucocytes - Part IV. Increased neutrophil function and clinical improvement after oral ascorbate in 2 patients with chronic granulomatous disease|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Immunology Section, Department of Medical Microbiology, Institute of Pathology, University of Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Sep 1979|
|Pages||476 - 480|
|Keyword(s)||Ascorbate, Chronic granulomatous disease, Clinical features, Immunology, Leucocytes and Neutrophil function|
A brother and sister with chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) of the autosomal recessive type, and with markedly defective neutrophil motility and elevated serum IgE levels, were treated with a single oral daily dose of 1g ascorbate for 6 months.
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