Limited data are available. There is no known risk to the fetus from passive immunisation of pregnant women with immunoglobulins, given at any stage of pregnancy. For more details, see Passive immunisation and the relevant disease-specific chapters in this Handbook.
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.