Combined prednisolone and intravenous immunoglobulin treatment for acquired factor VIII inhibitors: a 2-year review

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Dykes, A.C.; Walker, I.D.; Lowe, G.D.O.; Tait, R.C.;
(2001)
  • Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
  • Subject: RC | RM | QP
    mesheuropmc: hemic and lymphatic diseases

Acquired inhibitors to factor VIII (FVIII) are rare, but life- threatening in up to 22% of cases. The optimal therapy for suppression of these inhibitors remains unclear. Prednisolone is the mainstay of therapy, producing responses in approximately 30% of cases. Intrave... View more
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