[Intravenously applied immunoglobulin in systemic, autoimmune and vasculitis diseases in children].

@article{Zeman2011IntravenouslyAI,
  title={[Intravenously applied immunoglobulin in systemic, autoimmune and vasculitis diseases in children].},
  author={Krzysztof Zeman and Agnieszka Cywińska-Bernas},
  journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego},
  year={2011},
  volume={30 180},
  pages={400-4}
}
Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) have been widely used in clinical practice for more than 35 years. Their specificity and diversity and their relative safety make them potent therapy in antibody deficiencies, certain infections and several autoimmune and inflammatory disorders. IVIG is a biological drug that is used routinely for idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, Kawasaki disease, and Guillain-Barré syndrome. Therapeutic approaches for autoimmune diseases are primarily based on suppressive… CONTINUE READING

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