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Immunotherapy-Associated Hemolytic Anemia with Pure Red-Cell Aplasia.
The New England journal of medicine
  • Ranjit R Nair, MD, Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Shereen M F Gheith, MD, PhD, Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Suresh G. Nair, MD, Lehigh Valley Health Network
Publication/Presentation Date
3-17-2016
Abstract
The article presents a case study of a 52-year-old woman who underwent surgery with bilateral sentinel-lymph-node mapping and groin dissection due left labial mucosal malignant melanoma diagnosis. She was treated with anti monoclonal antibody ipilimumab which resulted in clinically significant autoimmune hepatitis. The patient had high-dose glucocorticoids for warm-antibody autoimmune hemolytic anemia.
PubMedID
26981948
Document Type
Article
Citation Information

Nair, R., Gheith, S., & Nair, S. G. (2016). Immunotherapy-Associated Hemolytic Anemia with Pure Red-Cell Aplasia. New England Journal Of Medicine, 374(11), 1096-1097 2p. doi:10.1056/NEJMc1509362.