Anaemia and thrombocytopenia due to haemophagocytosis in a 7-month-old boy with galactosialidosis

@article{Olcay1998AnaemiaAT,
  title={Anaemia and thrombocytopenia due to haemophagocytosis in a 7-month-old boy with galactosialidosis},
  author={Lale Olcay and Fatma G{\"u}mr{\"u}k and Koray Boduroğlu and Turgay Çoskun and Erg{\"u}l Tunçbilek},
  journal={Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease},
  year={1998},
  volume={21},
  pages={679-680}
}
(McKusick 256540) is a rare disorder in which cytopenias have not Galactosialidosis been reported (dÏAzzo et al 1995 ; YuŽ ce et al 1996). The present report describes a case with haemophagocytosis of erythrocytes, thrombocytes, lymphocytes and granulocytes by the foamy cells in galactosialidosis. A 7-month-old boy who was previously diagnosed by the… CONTINUE READING