The immunoglobulin literature database includes abstracts and references from medical journals indexed in PubMed. The scope of the database covers the clinical use of immunoglobulin in various clinical specialties.
A side bar navigation allows you to select specific clinical areas or indications. The search functionality supports full Boolean logic. Initial search retrieval yields citations which may be sorted by author, title or publication date. Each citation provides a full abstract to the published article.
IVIG is the only effective treatment for primary immunodeficiency disease and also has been proven clinically beneficial in the treatment of secondary immune deficiency diseases and other neurological disorders. In addition to primary immunodeficiency disease, individual United States licensed IVIG products are labeled for the treatment of:
- Kawasaki's disease
- Chronic lymphocytic leukemia or HIV infection during childhood to prevent bacterial infections
- Bone marrow transplantation to prevent graft versus host disease and bacterial infections
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)
The Immunoglobulin Database was initiated in 2005 and has been proven a valuable source for healthcare professionals.