Isoimmune neonatal neutropenia.

  title={Isoimmune neonatal neutropenia.},
  author={Daniel H. Levine and P. R. Madyastha},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  volume={3 3},
An unselected population of newborn infants at a tertiary perinatal center was the subject of an investigation of isoimmune neonatal neutropenia (INN) to determine the incidence of the disorder and further characterize its clinical and immunologic aspects. We screened 1465 consecutively born infants for neutropenia on the first day of life, and evaluated those with neutropenia for the presence of antineutrophil antibodies utilizing EDTA-microagglutination and indirect immunofluorescence. Of the… CONTINUE READING