The role of intravenous immunoglobulin in the treatment of chronic heart failure.


Chronic heart failure (HF), including both ischemic and idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathies, is accompanied by a dysregulated cytokine network characterized not only by a rise in inflammatory cytokines, but also by an inadequate elevation of anti-inflammatory mediators. This dysregulation has been implicated in the development and progression of chronic HF… (More)


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