Recurrent gram-negative bacterial infections


Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0005420

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0005420


Case Control
1321 458873

Phenotype Definition

Increased susceptibility to infection by gram-negative bacteria, as manifested by a medical history of repeated or frequent infections by these agents. [HPO:probinson]

Phenotype Comment

Gram-negative bacteria have a unique outer membrane, a thinner layer of peptidoglycan compared to gram-positive bacteria, and a periplasmic space between the cell wall and the membrane.

Top SNP Information

Associated Diseases

ID Name Top Correlation
ICD: A499 Bacterial infection, unspecified 1/20
ICD: B964 Proteus (mirabilis)(morganii) as the cause of diseases classified to other chapters 1/20