IgAV childhood patients have long-term risk of infections
By Mardi Chapman
2 Jul 2019
A WA study of children presenting to hospital with IgA vasculitis has found that their severe infection rates are raised for decades compared to other children. The infection rate – including sepsis, pneumonia, throat and skin infections – was 2.51/1,000 months for children with vasculitis compared to 1.13/1,000 for other children during 20 years of ...