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Immunoglobulin replacement in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia.

Abstract:

Infection is a frequent cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) and low-grade B cell lymphomas. Several factors may contribute to an increased risk of infection in individual patients but, overall, impaired antibody production--commonly manifest as hypogammaglobulinaemia--appears to be a major factor. Early studies of immunoglobulin replacement using the intramuscular route showed equivocal results. More recently, highly purified preparations of I...

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Journal:
Nouvelle revue francaise d'hematologie
Volume:
30
Issue:
5-6
Pages:
419-422
Publication date:
1988
ISSN:
0029-4810
URN:
uuid:688f077d-f2bf-42e2-bd0a-440f6164f781
Source identifiers:
94171
Local pid:
pubs:94171

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