Understanding organ dysfunction in hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis

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This review aims to help critical care clinicians maintain a high level of suspicion regarding the diagnosis of Hemophagocytic Histiolymphocytosis (HLH). It describes the clinical and laboratory features of HLH, outlines its pathophysiology and reviews the most frequent etiologies related to HLH. Prognostic factors and therapeutic options are also reported… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00134-008-1111-y

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