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  • Newest technology. At Mayo Clinic, your doctor will have access to specialized lab tests and may work with immunologists and infectious disease experts to find the best treatment approach. The Cellular and Molecular Immunology Laboratory, which is part of the Primary Immunodeficiency Center at Mayo Clinic, provides the most modern and cutting-edge testing to identify underlying causes of many white blood cell disorders.
  • Research to improve treatment. Mayo Clinic experts conduct and participate in the latest research on pediatric white blood cell disorders.
  • Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors diagnose and treat more than 400 children with white blood cell disorders every year.
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