Good’s Syndrome

Robert Good and Richard Varco described a new syndrome characterized by thymoma, lymphopenia, decreased serum gamma globulins and increased susceptibility to infections by encapsulated microorganisms, virus and fungi. The syndrome was known as Good´s syndrome

Lancet 75:245-71, 1955

International Union of Immunological SocietiesUniversity of South AfricaInstitute of Infectious Disease and Molecular MedicineElizabeth Glazer Pediatric Aids FoundationStellenbosch University