X-linked agammaglobulinemia care at Mayo Clinic

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XLA can affect a variety of organs. So at Mayo Clinic's Minnesota campus, specialists in allergy and immunology in the Primary Immunodeficiency Center work with doctors and researchers in a wide variety of departments.

Advanced diagnosis and treatment

Analysis of your DNA can reveal whether you have the inherited gene that causes XLA. The Department of Clinical Genomics can help you understand how a genetically based disorder such as XLA affects you or your child and your family.

Mayo Clinic doctors are experienced in diagnosing and treating people with XLA. Doctors work closely with you to provide the most appropriate care for you or your child, focusing on decreasing the frequency and the severity of infections. Doctors trained in primary immunodeficiency care for children and adults with XLA and other immune system disorders.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic collaborates closely with other immunodeficiency research and patient-advocacy organizations. The primary immunodeficiency program on Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, is a designated Jeffrey Modell Foundation Diagnostic and Research Center. The Jeffrey Modell Foundation promotes research on primary immunodeficiency through a worldwide network of centers with expertise in this area.

XLA is a rare genetic condition. Doctors at Mayo Clinic each year treat an average of 17 children and adults who have XLA.

Locations, travel and lodging

Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota. The Mayo Clinic Health System has dozens of locations in several states.

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Costs and insurance

Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people.

In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals, or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.

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Jan. 03, 2020