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Iga deficiency danger of anaphylaxis to blood transfusions they tell me; is that true?

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In brief: Yes

It is true.
The idea is that since a person with IgA deficiency has never seen the IgA that comes in blood transfusions, their body will treat it like a foreign protein and can have an allergic or even anaphylactic response.

In brief: Yes

It is true.
The idea is that since a person with IgA deficiency has never seen the IgA that comes in blood transfusions, their body will treat it like a foreign protein and can have an allergic or even anaphylactic response.
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Dr. Mithil Gajera
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Severe allergic reaction including anaphylaxis.

In brief: Yes

Severe allergic reaction including anaphylaxis.
Dr. Mithil Gajera
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