Placental transport of maternal immunoglobulin G.

  title={Placental transport of maternal immunoglobulin G.},
  author={Miodrag Palfi and Anders J Selbing},
  journal={American journal of reproductive immunology},
  volume={39 1},
PROBLEM How does the placental transport of immunoglobulin G (IgG) vary with gestational age? METHOD OF STUDY MEDLINE was searched for the appearance of "pregnancy" and "IgG" in the title or abstract from 1966 up to 1995. All publications were reviewed for any kind of IgG data from the fetus and the mother and "known" gestational age. In total, 96 publications from the MEDLINE search fulfilled the search criteria. Seven of ninety-six publications contained IgG and gestational age data from… CONTINUE READING