Haemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) in a case of Enteric Fever

@article{Pande2016HaemophagocyticL,
  title={Haemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) in a case of Enteric Fever},
  author={Vineet Pande and Sharad Agarkhedkar and Ayank Tandon and Aditya Agarwal},
  journal={International Journal of Bioassays},
  year={2016},
  volume={5},
  pages={4882-4884}
}
HLH is an uncommon, life threatening clinical syndrome cause by a severe hyper inflammatory reaction triggered by an infectious agent. The characteristic symptoms of HLH are due to the persistent stimulation of lymphocytes and histiocytes, leading to hyper-cytokinemia. We report a case of HLH in enteric fever in a13 year old female presenting with fever, lymphadenopathy and pancytopenia due an infection caused by Salmonella. 

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