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Immunoglobulin treatment in reproductive and perinatal medicine

Seiichiro Fujimoto

Immunoglobulin treatment in reproductive and perinatal medicine

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Published by Hokkaido University School of Medicine in Sapporo, Japan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pregnancy Complications,
  • Immunoglobulins,
  • Antigens

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSeiichiro Fujimoto and Hideto Yamada.
    SeriesHokkaido University Medical Library series -- v. 43
    ContributionsYamada, Hideto.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14755347M
    OCLC/WorldCa50190312

    Hemolytic disease of the newborn, also known as hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn, HDN, HDFN, or erythroblastosis foetalis, is an alloimmune condition that develops in a fetus at or around birth, when the IgG molecules (one of the five main types of antibodies) produced by the mother pass through the these antibodies are some which attack antigens on Specialty: Pediatrics.   Clinical Perspectives: Rh Immunoglobulin and Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn July 6, / Maria Roussakis In these modern times, it can sometimes be difficult to recognize the significant beneficial impact that many medications have had in eliminating fatal conditions and diseases.   The aim of this study was to evaluate the therapeutic efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) in the prevention of recurrent spontaneous abortion (RSA). In a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study, 41 women with a history of unexplained recurrent spontaneous abortion were treated with IVIG or saline infusions during by:   “Part sociology, part history, part biography, What a Blessing She Had Chloroform is written with insight, wisdom, and wit, not to mention consummate narrative skillDr. Caton looks back with scholarly rigor and philosophical candor on the medical advances, personalities, and ideas that determined the changing attitude toward, and treatment of, mothers-to .


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Intravenous immunoglobulin treatment in recurrent pregnancy loss --Intravenous immunoglobulin treatment in acute demyelinating polyneuropathy --Intravenous immunoglobulin treatment in idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura --Fetal therapy for congenital cytomegalovirus infection.

Among women’s health concerns, reproductive issues, both prenatal and postpartum, hold particular prominence. Yet despite the many programs dedicated to improving women’s reproductive health, maternal and infant morbidity and mortality rates in minority communities remain unchanged—or have.

Author(s): Fujimoto,Seiichiro; Yamada,Hideto Title(s): Immunoglobulin treatment in reproductive and perinatal medicine/ Seiichiro Fujimoto and Hideto Yamada. Country of Publication: Japan Publisher: Sapporo, Japan: Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Reducing Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Reproductive and Perinatal Outcomes: The Evidence from Population-Based Interventions Arden Handler, Joan Kennelly, Nadine Peacock, editors Among women’s health c.

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Patients can return to play once full, painless range of motion and full strength are obtained and the athlete. The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of a high dose intravenous immunoglobulin (HIVIg) therapy, in which 20 g of intact type immunoglobulin was infused daily for 5 days during early gestation, for women who had a history of four or more consecutive spontaneous abortions of unexplained by: Significantly revised and updated, the new 8th edition of this bestselling manual provides the latest recommendations on quality care of pregnant women, their fetuses, and their newborn infants.

Jointly developed by the AAP and ACOG, this unique resource addresses the full spectrum of perinatal medicine from obstetric and pediatric standpoints. Intravenous immunoglobulin G (IVIg) has been reported to be effective in women with repeated IVF and implantation failures. [17][18][19] IVIg reduces Th1/Th2 lymphocyte ratio in peripheral blood, by which con- firms a significance of Th1/Th2 immune regulation in implantation and maintenance of pregnancy.

Intrauterine blood transfusion is the mainstay of treatment of fetal rhesus hemolytic anemia with optimal perinatal outcome. Postnatal immunoglobulin therapy has been successfully used in the management of alloimmunized neonates and has shown to decrease the need for exchange transfusion.

There are no established IVIG treatment protocols for pregnant women with CVID, and the relationship between IVIG treatment and maternal serum IgG changes during pregnancy remains unclear. Therefore, we reviewed the medical charts of four CVID patients, including one receiving subcutaneous immunoglobulin (SCIG), for IVIG dose and frequency Cited by: 1.

Major advances in genetics, immunology, and endocrinology have necessitated a new edition of this best-selling text. However, despite the advances, recurrent pregnancy loss presents a frustrating clinical problem. There is still disagreement about the number of pregnancy losses which warrant investi.

Administering anti-D immunoglobulin to Rhnegative women within 72 hours of giving birth to an Rh-positive baby is an effective way of preventing RhD alloimmunization and HDN (1). However, Rhesus alloimmunization occurring in the third trimester due to occult transplacental haemorrhages will not be prevented by postpartum anti-D.

1. Jennifer Cobelli Kett, MD 1. Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 1. Varicella-Zoster Infections.

American Academy of Pediatrics. In: Pickering LK, Baker CJ, Kimberlin DW, Long SS, eds. Red Book: Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. 29th ed. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics. Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Objective: To estimate whether intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) improves the probability of a live birth in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage (RM). Trusted by physicians and advanced practice providers through ten standard-setting editions, Fanaroff and Martin's Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 11th Edition, remains the reference of choice for expert, multidisciplinary guidance on the management and evidence-based treatment of problems in the mother, fetus, and neonate.

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Data sources include IBM Watson Micromedex (updated 4 May ), Cerner Multum™ (updated 4 May / The results suggest that IVIg may be useful in the treatment of unexplained IVF failure in women with good previous fertilization rates and embryo production (Coulam et al., ; De Placido et al., ), though a randomized placebo controlled trial (Stephenson and Fluker, ) found no improvement in the live birth rate following IVIg by: is a promising treatment for recurrent pregnancy loss after ART, but randomized placebo-controlled trials are needed.

(Fertil Steril ;–5. by American Society for Reproductive Medicine.) Key Words: Recurrent miscarriage, recurrent implantation failure, IVF/ICSI, ART, IVIg. She has interests in reproductive, perinatal, and environmental epidemiology. She is principal investigator of NIH-supported studies, including Pregnancy Study Online (PRESTO) and the Study of Environment, Lifestyle, and Fibroids SELF), which seek to identify environmental determinants fertility, miscarriage, and gynecologic disorders.

CONCLUSIONS:Therapy with IVIG seems to be safe and effective as an adjuvant treatment in VLBW infants with sepsis. Keywords: Birth weight, VLBW, Immunoglobulin G, IVIG, sepsis.

DOI: /NPM Journal: Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, vol. Pre-press, no. Pre-press, pp.Author: A. Bancalari Molina, T. Muñoz Pérez, P. Martínez Bengoechea.

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Rhogam is a treatment administered to pregnant women which are bloodtype Rh- but carrying bloodtype Rh+ fetuses. Professor Georgina Chambers is the Director of the National Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit (NPESU), a leading research agency with strengths in reproductive medicine, pregnancy and the neonatal period.

The NPESU is a joint unit of the Centre for Big Data Research in Health and the School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW Sydney. The study of immunoglobulin levels is useful for research on perinatal infections and the causes of congenital malformations and neurological and sensory disorders.

The tests of IgM are also of supplemental value for clinical use in the identification of congenital and newborn by: We report three cases of effective management of infertility in women with a history of repeated unsuccessful IVF attempts, who have developed antibodies to hCG.

A novel approach to conservative treatment of immunologic reproductive failure, suggested for selected patients, included membrane plasmapheresis, combined prednisolone, and intravenous immunoglobulin Cited by: 4.

Maternal and neonatal tetanus is still a substantial but preventable cause of mortality in many developing countries. Case fatality from these diseases remains high and treatment is limited by scarcity of resources and effective drug treatments. The Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus Elimination Initiative, launched by WHO and its partners, has made substantial progress in Cited by: Object.

We present here the case of severe fetal anemia caused by anti-E antibody positive, which showed a favorable course only with fetal intraperitoneal administration of immunoglobulin. Case. The mother was 31 years old, blood type B Rh: CCDee, gravida 1, with no history of transfusion.

Anti-E antibody was detected in the maternal cross-match test at the Cited by: 1. Management of Common Problems in Obstetrics and Gynecology: perinatal medicine, gynecology, urogynecology, gynecologic oncology, reproductive endocrinology and infertility and family planning.

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Abstract Objective: To assess whether maternal multiple sclerosis (MS) is associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes by determining the clinical course of disease during pregnancy and postpartum throughout a year-period in a single tertiary center.

Methods: We conducted a case-control study that included pregnancies with a definitive diagnosis of MS Cited by: 5. Gardulf A. Immunoglobulin treatment for primary antibody deficiencies: advantages of the subcutaneous route. BioDrugs ; Perez EE, Orange JS, Bonilla F, et al.

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Kwak, JYH, Kwak, FM, Gilman-Sachs, A, Beaman, KD, Cho, DD and Beer, AE: Reproductive outcome in women with recurrent spontaneous abortion and elevated CD56+ natural killer cells; anticoagulation and intravenous immunoglobulin G infusion treatment vs. anticoagulation and prednisone treatment. Submitted to American Journal of OB/GYN.

About Women's Care. Women's Care is a group practice with 6 locations. Currently, Women's Care specializes in Family Medicine, Gynecology, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology with 29 physicians.See Glenn McGee and Ian Wilmut, “Cloning and the Adoption Model,” in G.

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