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Intravenous immunoglobulin for prophylaxis of neonatal sepsis in premature infants.
  1. A Stabile,
  2. S Miceli Sopo,
  3. V Romanelli,
  4. M Pastore,
  5. M A Pesaresi
  1. Department of Paediatrics, Catholic University, Rome, Italy.


    The incidence of sepsis, mortality due to sepsis, total mortality, and minor infections was evaluated in a group of 46 premature newborn infants who were treated with intravenous immunoglobulins. They were compared with an untreated control group. No significant differences were observed between the two groups.

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