Harsha Nagendra

 Age     13 years
 Date of Birth     4-06-2003
 Father's Name     J Shekar
 Mother's Name     
 Address     ER - 208, Virgonagar Colony,
    Virgonagar Post, Old Madras road,
    Bangalore - 560049
 Father's Occupation     Business
 Treatment     15 Grams IVIg every 21 days
 Father's Contact No     +91-97401 81725

Medical History
Master Harsha was born normal. Recurrent infection started when he was just 2 months old. The child was diagnosed to have Atopic Dermatitis at the age of 2 months. The child has gone through 5 admissions for serious infections:
1. In the age of 3 months, the child was hospitalized for the period of 2 months due to “MENINGITIS AND BRONCHOPNEUMONIA”.

2. In the age of 8 months, the child was hospitalized for 3 days due to pneumonia.

3. In the age of 2 years, the child had was hospitalized due to Septic Arthritis for 3 days.

4. In the age of 3 ½ years, the child was hospitalized for 12 days due to gluteal abscess with septic shock.

5. In the age of 4 years, the child was hospitalized for 6 days due to pyogenic meningitis.

After such recurrent infections, the child was referred to Dr Surjit Singh, Pediatric Immunologist, PGI, Chandigarh and then he confirmed that the child is suffering from “PRIMARY IMMUNODEFFICIENCY (WISKA ALDRICH SYNDROME)”.

The permanent solution for this problem is BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT but till this date, the only solution is regular infusion of IVIg every 3-4 weeks which controls his infections. In spite of regular infusion of IVIg, he is suffering of lot of infections like sudden continues nose bleeding for which he is been hospitalized many times and was also kept in ICU as he was in a very serious condition.