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hypogammaglobulinemia

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
X-linked: In the case of bruton agammaglobulinemia, half the daughters of a woman with an affected son, and all the daughter of an affected man.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
38 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Frequent infections: The most common form is CVID or Common Variable Immunodeficiency. The decision to treat with IVIG or Intravenous Immunoglobulin infusions is somethi ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Depends on the severity: and duration, a more thorough assessment by an allergist/immunologist would help you better
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Primary immune defec: It is a type of primary immune deficiency disease in which there is reduction in all types of gamma globulins.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy VanDell
22 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ask your doctor: This disease is variable. My recommendation is to ask your doctor or a maternal fetal medicine subspecialist.
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: You need to see an immunologist /allergist and will likely require gammaglobulin replacement on a regular basis if the gammaglobulin level is very lo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
HYPOGLOBULINEMIA: Yes he needs immunoglobulin therapy, otherwise he mau succumb to infections.You should let them treat him.Do you know what kind of hypogobulinemia he ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience in Ophthalmology
Prednisone: Usually prednisone is the treatment for hypogamma, albuminuria depending on cause. Consult with us to determine if you need further evaluation.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Incongruous findings: 24 hour urine is test is not the way to detect the abnormalities you mentioned. It would be good to consult the doctor who ordered the tests, as there ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Tummy tuck: Having these conditions and having a surgical procedure on your skin (such as a tummy tuck) puts you at slightly higher risk of infection. It should ... Read More
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