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"Immune globulin products from human plasma were first used in 1952 to treat immune deficiency. Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) contains the pooled immunoglobulin G (IgG) immunoglobulins from the plasma of approximately a thousand or more blood donors. Initially, immune globulin products were administered by intramuscular injection..." Schematic representation of an immunoglobulin G mo


Multifocal motor neuropathy: long‐term clinical and electrophysiological assessment of intravenous immunoglobulin maintenance treatment | Brain


This links to the abstract for the case study: "Paradoxical response to intravenous immunoglobulin in a case of Parvovirus B19-associated chronic fatigue syndrome."


IVIG or Intravenous Immunoglobulin is the blood product that is administered intravenously. This blood product comes with the polyvalent, pooled, IGG antibodies


Intravenous immunoglobulin in neurology—mode of action and clinical efficacy : Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg)—a preparation of polyclonal serum IgG pooled from thousands of blood donors—has been used for nearly three decades, and is proving to be an efficient anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory treatment for a growing number of neurological diseases. Evidence from controlled clinical trials has established IVIg as a first-line therapy for Guillain–Barré syndrome, chronic inflammatory…


Blood Journal | Effects of intravenous immunoglobulin on platelet count and antiplatelet antibody disposition in a rat model of immune throm...