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Are there any non-blood alternatives to immunoglobulin to build antibodies in a patient with CLL?

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The patient has chronic lymphocidic leukemia (CLL) & the doctor wants to boost immunity before continuing treatment. The patient has a conscientious objection to any blood derivitives. The physician feels there are no non-blood alternatives to build the antibodies. SUggestions gratefully received, thank you.
asked Sep 21, 2013 in Conditions and Treatments by anonymous
retagged Sep 22, 2013 by LarryEitel

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One might look at beta glucans.  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17895634

Medicinal mushrooms such as chaga, reishi, shiitake are rich sources.

Transfer factor would be another consideration.
answered Sep 23, 2013 by anonymous

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