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Oct

12

2020

Updated Immune Globulin Therapy Recommendations

Intravenous immune globulin (IVIg) is a widely used immune modulating therapy for idiopathic and post-infectious autoimmune disorders where the immune system goes awry, leaving in its wake, tandem central, peripheral and autonomic nervous system dysfunction.

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Apr

14

2020

The Neuro-Invasive Potential of SARS-CoV2 Contributes to Respiratory Failure in COVID-19

The 2019 novel coronavirus (2019‐nCoV  [COVID-19]) epidemic, the third known zoonotic coronavirus disease after severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) is now know to be caused by coronavirus 2 (SARS‐CoV‐2). The SARS‐CoV‐2 virus probably originated in bats from which it transmitted to humans. Epidemic transmission is caused by human-to-human transmission.

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Mar

24

2020

IVIg Therapy in the COVID-19 (coronavirus) Era

Intravenous immune globulin (IVIg) is the most widely employed immune modulating agent for autoimmune disorders.  It treats post-infectious disorders where the immune system goes awry, causing injury to organs of the body due to post-infectious and non-infectious autoimmunity.  The nervous system is particularly vulnerable to autoimmune diseases and IVIg therapy.

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Mar

23

2020

New Treatment for Coronavirus

Read about the successful use of hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) and azithromycin (Zithromax) in the treatment of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in an open label non-randomized French clinical trial.

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