Gamma-globulin sentence example
Children with chronic ITP can be treated with prednisone, immune globulin, or large doses of intravenous gamma globulin.
Treatment of XLA consists of regular intravenous doses of commercially prepared gamma globulin (sold under the trade names Gamimune or Gammagard) to ward off infections.
Prior to the era of gamma globulin and antibiotic treatment, approximately 90 percent of XLA individuals died before the age of eight.
If the Rh-negative woman is not isoimmunized, a repeat antibody determination is done around 28 weeks' gestation, and the expectant woman should receive an injection of an anti-Rh (D) gamma globulin called Rhogham.
Although various types of serums may be used to produce passive immunization, gamma globulin is the most frequently used source of human antibodies.Advertisement