Drug-induced haemolysis and renal failure in children with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in Afghanistan.

@article{Choudhry1990DruginducedHA,
  title={Drug-induced haemolysis and renal failure in children with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in Afghanistan.},
  author={Ved Prakash Choudhry and A Ghafary and Mona Zaher and Muhammad Ali Qureshi and Iraj Fazel and Rehman Ghani},
  journal={Annals of tropical paediatrics},
  year={1990},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={335-8}
}
Twenty children (18 boys and 2 girls) with a proven or presumptive diagnosis of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6-PD) deficiency developed intravascular haemolysis following administration of antimalarials in 9, chloroquine and chloramphenicol in 1, chloroquine, chloramphenicol and aspirin in 1, chloramphenicol and aspirin in 3, and aspirin alone in 4… CONTINUE READING