Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not test children and young people for immunoglobulin deficiency if they have had meningococcal disease, unless they have a history suggestive of an immunodeficiency (that is, a history of serious, persistent, unusual, or recurrent infections).

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not test children and young people for immunoglobulin deficiency if they have had meningococcal disease, unless they have a history suggestive of an immunodeficiency (that is, a history of serious, persistent, unusual, or recurrent infections).
Interventions:
immunoglobulin deficiency test

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Bacterial meningitis and meningococcal septicaemia (CG102)
Published date:
June 2010
Paragraph number:
1.5.15
Page number:
33

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