Corpus ID: 46529094

[Acquired amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura treated with intravenous immunoglobulins].

  title={[Acquired amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura treated with intravenous immunoglobulins].},
  author={H. el Omri and H. Skouri and I. Kraiem and A. Latiri and A. Khelif and S. Korbi and S. Ennabli},
  journal={Annales de medecine interne},
  volume={151 3},
  • H. el Omri, H. Skouri, +4 authors S. Ennabli
  • Published 2000
  • Medicine
  • Annales de medecine interne
  • Acquired amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura is a rare disorder characterized by severe thrombocytopenia due to the absence of bone marrow megakaryocytes. The pathogenic mechanisms of this disorder have not well defined; consequently, several empirical therapies are used. We reported the case of a 38-year-old mean who was hospitalized for serious bleeding syndrome. The platelet count was 10 yen10(9)/L. The bone marrow aspirate and biopsy showed the absence of megakaryocytes but otherwise… CONTINUE READING
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