Intravenous immunoglobulin-induced haemolysis: a case report and review of the literature.
OBJECTIVES: To review the incidence and clinical features of intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg)-induced haemolysis. BACKGROUND: Haemolysis can be a severe complication of IVIg administration. It is due to the passive transfer of blood group antibodies and may result in significant anaemia and renal failure. METHODS: We report a case of severe IVIg-induced haemolysis; review the data reported to vigilance groups (The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, European Union Drug Regul...Expand abstract
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