antibody deficiency

antibody deficiency

A nonspecific term which encompasses both agammaglobulinemia and hypogammaglobulinemia, regardless of whether the deficiency is an isolated phenomenon or the age of onset.
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Several studies have investigated iVDPVs in patients with different types of immunodeficiencies, such as combined immunodeficiency, antibody deficiency, and other immunodeficiencies (8,10,13,14).
Key factors driving the market growth include approvals for IVIG therapy from FDA, EMA, and government, increase in awareness about IVIG treatment, rise in incidence of antibody deficiency diseases and hemophilic patients, and emergence of technologically advanced IVIG products.
Immunoglobulin products are used to treat primary antibody deficiency, complex immune deficiency disorders, and life threatening infections.
Subcutaneous immunoglobulin administration can be performed at home for eager patients with primary antibody deficiency who do not have contraindications after necessary training is given and informed consent is obtained.
7 Patients with severe recurrent respiratory tract infections meningitis an IgG subclass deficiency and a selective antibody deficiency are candidates for treatment.
Primary antibody deficiencies (PADs) are a heterogeneous group of disorders that range from a severe reduction of all serum immunoglobulin isotypes with absent B cells to selective antibody deficiency with normal serum immunoglobulins.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers found that mutations in the CD81 gene are the genetic cause of antibody deficiency.
Anti-D immunoglobulin treatment for throm-bocytopenia associated with primary antibody deficiency.
Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis with selective antibody deficiency
An inadequate response to 4 or 5 of the 5 tested serotypes indicates a specific antipolysaccharide antibody deficiency.
Despite the associations of autoimmunity and antibody deficiency syndromes, no specific genetic defect has been established as the presumed pathogenesis in either IgA deficiency or CVI (14).
Antibody deficiency secondary to drug complications, infectious disease, malignancy, or systemic disorder.