isoimmune

isoimmune

Of immune disease in which the ANTIBODIES are produced as a result of ANTIGENS from another person. An example is HAEMOLYTIC DISEASE OF THE NEW-BORN. Compare AUTOIMMUNE in which the antigens come from the same person.

isoimmune

possessing antibodies to isoantigens.

isoimmune hemolytic anemia
see alloimmune hemolytic anemia of the newborn.
isoimmune hemorrhagic anemia
see purpura hemorrhagica.
isoimmune neonatal leukopenia
recorded as a cause of immune deficiency in foals; antibodies to the sire's lymphocytes in the mare's serum.
isoimmune thrombocytopenia
see immune-mediated thrombocytopenia.
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Isoimmune neonatal neutropenia in a North African newborn due to anti-Fc[gamma] RIIIb.
Although the incidence of isoimmune hydrops fetalis has decreased markedly, nonimmune hydrops fetalis cases have been more frequently reported.
Intravenous immunoglobulin in treatment of neonatal isoimmune thrombocytopenia.
Immune hemolytic anemia can be either isoimmune or autoimmune.
Unusual patterns of newborn jaundice, especially jaundice within the first day after delivery, should result in prompt follow-up investigations of prenatal maternal testing for ABO or unusual isoimmune antibodies.
Maternal prenatal testing of ABO and Rh(D) typing and a serum screen for unusual isoimmune antibodies should be reviewed if available.