Malignant thymoma complicated by amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura.

@article{Maslovsky2005MalignantTC,
  title={Malignant thymoma complicated by amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura.},
  author={Igor Maslovsky and Dov Gefel and Leonid Uriev and David Ben Dor and Gilles Lugassy},
  journal={European journal of internal medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={16 7},
  pages={523-4}
}
We report the case of a 41-year-old man with malignant thymoma complicated by amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenia 10 years after diagnosis of myasthenia gravis. A bone marrow aspirate showed an absence of megakaryocytes with normal maturation and differentiation of myeloid precursors. Three months later, severe neutropenia occurred, and a bone marrow… CONTINUE READING