How are infections prevented in severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID)?

Updated: May 27, 2020
  • Author: Francisco J Hernandez-Ilizaliturri, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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  • The liberal use of antibiotics helps to decrease the frequency of infections in these patients. Some experts use a rotating regimen of antibiotics on a monthly basis.


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