Giant cell hepatitis with autoimmune hemolytic anemia: a case report and review of pediatric literature.

@article{Raj2011GiantCH,
  title={Giant cell hepatitis with autoimmune hemolytic anemia: a case report and review of pediatric literature.},
  author={Shashi Raj and T Nelson Stephen and Robert Debski},
  journal={Clinical pediatrics},
  year={2011},
  volume={50 4},
  pages={
          357-9
        }
}
Giant cell hepatitis (GCH) is a clinicohistopathologic description for an unusual form of progressive liver disease. GCH is mostly seen as a finding in neonates with idiopathic cholestasis, and its occurrence in the postinfantile age group is extremely rare. GCH often has a fulminant and aggressive clinical course requiring multiple immunosuppressive agents and/or liver transplantation. Its association with autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AHA) is a distinct entity (GCH-AHA) with 29 reported cases… CONTINUE READING

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