Klinische Wochenschrift

, Volume 64, Issue 9, pp 401–404 | Cite as

Hypothesis: Selective ineffective humoral immune responsiveness as a possible cause of certain chronic inflammatory disorders

Theoretical considerations and rationale for treatment
  • A. Hässig
  • H. Cottier



Constant portion of the IgG molecule


Human leukocyte antigens


Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura


Intravenous administration of high doses of pooled polyclonal human immunoglobulin of the 7S IgG class


Major histocompatibility gene complex


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Hässig
    • 1
  • H. Cottier
    • 2
  1. 1.Zentrallaboratorium des Blutspendedienstes des Schweizerischen Roten KreuzesBernSchweiz
  2. 2.Pathologisches InstitutUniversität BernBernSchweiz

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