Autologous Serum Therapy in the Management of Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria, Does It Really Work? A Case Report

Mohammad Atiqur Rahman (1) , Mostofa Ahmed Doha (2) , Sonia Shormin Miah (3) , Mahbuba Sharmin (4)
(1) Bashundhara Ad-din Medical College Hospital , Bangladesh
(2) Bashundhara Ad-din Medical College Hospital , Bangladesh
(3) Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University , Bangladesh
(4) Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University , Bangladesh

Abstract

Chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU) is a troublesome condition which affect the patient’s quality of life adversely. Conventional treatment of this condition comprises of antihistamines, steroids and sometimes monoclonal antibodies with varying degree of outcomes. Recently, autologous blood and serum used by some researcher to treat CIU with promising result. Here we present a case of chronic idiopathic urticaria that was treated successfully with autologous serum in Bangladesh.

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Authors

Mohammad Atiqur Rahman
atikr153@gmail.com (Primary Contact)
Mostofa Ahmed Doha
Sonia Shormin Miah
Mahbuba Sharmin
Author Biographies

Mohammad Atiqur Rahman, Bashundhara Ad-din Medical College Hospital

Associate Professor, Department of Skin & VD, Bashundhara Ad-din Medical College Hospital, Bashundhara Riverview, Keraniganj, Dhaka

Mostofa Ahmed Doha, Bashundhara Ad-din Medical College Hospital

Assistant Professor, Department of Transfusion Medicine, Bashundhara Ad-din Medical College Hospital, Bashundhara Riverview, Keraniganj, Dhaka

Sonia Shormin Miah, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University

Assistant Professor, Department of Transfusion Medicine, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka

Mahbuba Sharmin, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University

Department of Haematology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka

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Rahman MA, Doha MA, Miah SS, Sharmin M. Autologous Serum Therapy in the Management of Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria, Does It Really Work? : A Case Report. Haematol J Bangladesh [Internet]. 2024 Feb. 14 [cited 2024 Feb. 28];7(1):48-51. Available from: https://journal.hematologybd.org/index.php/haematoljbd/article/view/101

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Rahman MA, Doha MA, Miah SS, Sharmin M. Autologous Serum Therapy in the Management of Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria, Does It Really Work? : A Case Report. Haematol J Bangladesh [Internet]. 2024 Feb. 14 [cited 2024 Feb. 28];7(1):48-51. Available from: https://journal.hematologybd.org/index.php/haematoljbd/article/view/101