The Boy in the Bubble (1976)

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    United Kingdom

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    Non Fiction

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Considers the case of a four year old boy, born in Houston, Texas and suffering from a rare disease known as agammaglobulinaemia, who has been kept alive in a sterile bubble because he has no resistance to disease. Looks at the work of British doctors who are searching for a way to save other such children.

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