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Hepatitis A Gamma Globulin

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hepatitis B & pregnancy

A primi with 7 weeks pregnancy . The investigations show HBsAg positive & HBeAg also positive . Is it advisable to continue the pregnancy? If we terminate is the situation going to be different after a few months i.e whether the HBeAg will be...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...knows about this and consider treatment with lamivudine in your third trimester and of course treating the baby at birth with gamma globulin and vaccine. DTD Read more »

Pregnant women

Dear doctor,I am seven months pregnant and i got only hepetitis B positive not HIV. i am quite... Read more »

Peg-Intron and Procrit

My wife is being treated for Hepatitis-C with Peg-Intron and Ribovarin. Her Platelete count is low,... Read more »
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AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Viral Hepatitis and HIV

...diagnosed with hepatitis A -- you can talk to your healthcare provider about receiving an injection of immune globulin (also called gamma globulin). Immune globulin contains high levels of antibodies to HAV, which can help prevent the disease if... Read more »
The Body PRO

Section on Liver Diseases

...unlikely that we will have an effective vaccine available in the near future. Passive immunization by the administration of gamma globulin active against hepatitis C is another area of research. The utility of this approach is limited, as it... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...screening, however, should prevent all but a very, very few cases. No other blood products are suspected of transmitting HIV. Gamma globulin or hepatitis B vaccines do not transmit HIV. Gamma globulin, however, can temporarily transmit HIV... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Drugs Used to Treat Complications of HIV/AIDS

... Foscarnet foscavir antiviral for herpes, CMV retinitis Astra Pharmaceuticals 27-Sep-91 Gamimune N immune globulin, gamma globulin, IGIV immune booster to prevent bacterial infections in children Bayer Biologicals 27-Dec-93 Intron A... Read more »
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Vasculitis and HIV

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Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Results 1.Anti-carbohydrate antibodies 52,19,13 2.Naturally-occurring antibodies 5,19 3.Passive immunization: receipt of gamma globulin or immune (as prophylaxis against infection which contains antibodies) 18, 26, 60, 4, 22, 42, 43, 13 ... Read more »

hiv test

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Results 1.Anti-carbohydrate antibodies 52,19,13 2.Naturally-occurring antibodies 5,19 3.Passive immunization: receipt of gamma globulin or immune (as prophylaxis against infection which contains antibodies) 18, 26, 60, 4, 22, 42, 43, 13 ... Read more »