Intravenous Use of Gammaglobulin in 1984

  • J. B. Bussel
Part of the Developments in Hematology and Immunology book series (DIHI, volume 13)


Intravenous use of gammaglobulin therapy has been proven to be a major advance over intramuscular therapy in certain settings. This difference is due completely to consideration of dosage; the antibodies themselves are identical and come from identical sources of plasma and Cohn fractions. This increased dosage has expanded potential for antibody replacement and also has led to new application to the treatment of autoimmune disease.


Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome Antibody Deficiency Chronic Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Peak Blood Level 
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