IgA Deficiency Support Group

Selective immunoglobulin A (IgA) deficiency is a relatively mild genetic immunodeficiency. People with this deficiency lack immunoglobulin A (IgA), a type of antibody that protects against infections of the mucous membranes lining the mouth, airways, and digestive tract. It is the most common of the primary antibody deficiencies.

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Anyone ever had any success?

with being able to raise up their levels of Immunogobulins? All I hear is there is no hope for us. Anyone with any luck at all?



I'm sorry to say thee is no know treatment for IgA deficiency. None of the SubQ or IVig products contain enough IgA to raise the IgA levels.
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