Administration of Immunoglobulin (IVIG)

 

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August 2012
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IVIG Complications/
Problems
Indications Ordering
Other Related Documents References
 

The Product

Complications/Problems

Indications

  1. Treatment of Immune Thrombocytopenia
  2. Treatment of Isoimmune Haemolytic Jaundice

Ordering



References

1 Muratt et at, Vox Sang 51: suppl 2, 22-29 (1986).
2 Sidiropoulos et at: Peds, 109:3; 505-508 (1986)
3 Hill. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 1993, 12:549-59
4 Neonatal Jaundice. NICE Clinical Guideline 2008. National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, 2010.
5 Management of Hyperbilirubinaemia in the Newborn Infant 35 or More Weeks of gestation. AAP Guideline. Paediatrics 2004;114;297

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