Which Immunoglobulin Involves In Hiv

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Immune-globulin and HIV?

Have you ever heard of, or know of anyone who became HIV infected due to an injection of immuno-globulin? I had a splenectomy in 1991 for ITP and was given immune-globulin prior to the surgery. In 1992 I had shingles and in 1997 was diagnosed HIV...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
...In the United States, this would be highly improbable. All blood products are tested for HIV. Were you HIV tested in 1991? ITP may be an early manifestation of HIV so you may have been HIV positive when you were diagnosed Read more »

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High-Dose Intravenous Immunoglobulin May Reduce Latent HIV Reservoir in Resting CD4+ Cells, Study Suggests

...results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV researchers and read his explanation of a study he presented at CROI 2009. After his explanation, he then... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

A Response to the Current Difficulty in Obtaining Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human) (IGIV)

...numerous calls from physicians, pharmacists, and pharmaceutical distributors about difficulties in obtaining sufficient amounts of Immune Globulin Intravenous (human) (IGIV). These difficulties may have resulted from a number of factors,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for Health Professionals

...infection or are more likely to get seriously ill if they get Hepatitis A (see Who should be vaccinated against Hepatitis A? ). Immune globulin is available for short-term protection (approximately 3 months) against Hepatitis A, both pre- and... Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

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Patients with concomitant HIV and CVID

Posted by Impossible
...was eating a lot of nuts and foods high in arginine and not getting a cold sore. Just because there are elevated levels of immunoglobulins doesn't mean there are the specific immunoglobulins needed for something like HIV. There is primary immune... Read more »

Selective IgM deficiency

Posted by Impossible, 1 Reply
...clarithyromycin alternating with clyndamycin(very strong antibiotics). I got my doctor to order another set of quantitative Immunoglobulins so I can go for that sometime this week. A IgM deficiency alone is counterintuitive, because IgM is the... Read more »

4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...limitation of the S/LS test strategy may be the detection of individuals with long-standing infection (0.4%) and late-stage AIDS (2%). Thus, CD4 cell counts and clinical information may be required to support results obtained by the S/LS test... Read more »

some one with more knowledge please explain this

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 1 Reply
...Does this mean they cured HIV in these patents? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19031451 Immunotherapy of HIV-infected patients with Gc protein-derived Read more »
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