hIVIG


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hIVIG

AIDS A passive immunotherapy for HIV infected Pts, which is a sterile concoction of concentrated antibodies from the blood from an HIV+ person with high levels of antibodies is given to an HIV+ person with low levels of antibodies Adverse effects Headaches, low-grade fever, allergic reaction, transient rashes. See AIDS.
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