Selective IgA defiency care at Mayo Clinic

Most people with selective IgA deficiency don't receive treatment unless they have recurrent infections. Your Mayo Clinic doctor will work closely with you to recognize and treat infections as soon as they occur. In some cases, you may need a long course of antibiotics to prevent an infection from returning.

Your Mayo Clinic care team

At Mayo Clinic's Minnesota campus, specialists in allergy and immunology in the Primary Immunodeficiency Center work together with doctors and researchers in a wide variety of departments, including dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology and hepatology, hematology, laboratory medicine and pathology, medical genetics, nephrology, oncology, pulmonary and critical care medicine, rheumatology, and the Transplant Center.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic doctors trained in immune system disorders have experience in caring for people with selective IgA deficiency and other primary immunodeficiency conditions. The Primary Immunodeficiency Center at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota is a designated Jeffrey Modell Foundation Diagnostic and Research Center — a nonprofit organization that promotes and conducts research for primary immunodeficiency disorders.

Doctors at Mayo Clinic treat approximately 135 children and adults each year who have selective IgA deficiency.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic doctors trained in immune system disorders have experience in caring for people with selective IgA deficiency and other primary immunodeficiency conditions. The Primary Immunodeficiency Center at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota is a designated Jeffrey Modell Foundation Diagnostic and Research Center — a nonprofit organization that promotes and conducts research for primary immunodeficiency disorders.

Locations, travel and lodging

Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota. The Mayo Clinic Health System has dozens of locations in several states.

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Costs and insurance

Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people.

In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals, or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.

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Oct. 17, 2017