The diagnosis of adult-onset haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: lessons learned from a review of 29 cases of bone marrow haemophagocytosis in two large academic institutions.

@article{Rosado2016TheDO,
  title={The diagnosis of adult-onset haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: lessons learned from a review of 29 cases of bone marrow haemophagocytosis in two large academic institutions.},
  author={Flavia Guimaraes Nunes Rosado and Elizabeth B Rinker and W. Dale Plummer and William D. Dupont and Natalie M Spradlin and Kaaren Kemp Reichard and Annette S. Kim},
  journal={Journal of clinical pathology},
  year={2016},
  volume={69 9},
  pages={805-9}
}
AIMS Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) is divided into paediatric (primary) and adult (secondary) types. While paediatric-HLH has been extensively characterised, similar studies in adults are limited. This study aims to evaluate the significance of the HLH diagnostic criteria as well as other clinical parameters in adults with bone marrow evidence… CONTINUE READING