Clin Immunol 2022 May 12:109039. Epub 2022 May 12.
Federal State Budget Educational Institution of Higher Education "St. Petersburg State University", University Emb., 7-9, Saint-Petersburg 199034, Russia; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 52621 Tel Ha Shomer, Israel; Ariel University, Ariel, Israel.
Nowadays intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) treatment is considered to play a promising role in the autoimmune disease therapy. Despite its significant beneficial effects, the precise mechanism of action needs further studies, as well as recommended dosage in the treatment of autoimmune dysautonomia. In some diseases, like Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) and chronic inflammatory demyelinating neuropathy (CIDP), IVIg has a strong evidence that allows to recommend and prescribe the medication, while in other diseases only single case studies are available that requires further research. Read More