Rasmussen's encephalitis

Specialty: Neurology

Recommendations:

IVIG is an option as a short-term, temporizing measure for patients with Rasmussen’s encephalitis.

Not recommended for long-term therapy.

Dose:

Adults: Total dose of 2 g/kg divided over 2 to 5 days.

Pediatric: Total dose of 2 g/kg divided over 2 days.