A 4-year-old white boy with immune-mediated red cell aplasia and severe anemia was given high intravenous doses of gamma-globulin. The therapy was well tolerated and followed by complete resolution of the inhibition of erythropoiesis with no recurrence of disease. Eight months after discontinuation of treatment, the patient has a normal complete blood cell count.

Sustained remission of immune-mediated red cell aplasia in a child after intravenous administration of gamma globulin

MARSEGLIA, GIAN LUIGI;MARCHI, ANTONIETTA;PEDRAZZOLI P.;LOCATELLI, FRANCO
1994

Abstract

A 4-year-old white boy with immune-mediated red cell aplasia and severe anemia was given high intravenous doses of gamma-globulin. The therapy was well tolerated and followed by complete resolution of the inhibition of erythropoiesis with no recurrence of disease. Eight months after discontinuation of treatment, the patient has a normal complete blood cell count.
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