Tag Archive | HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA

CHAPTER 57 DRUG-RELATED IMMUNE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA

CHAPTER 57 DRUG-RELATED IMMUNE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA Williams Hematology CHAPTER 57 DRUG-RELATED IMMUNE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA CHARLES H. PACKMAN Definitions and History Etiology and Pathogenesis Hapten or Drug Adsorption Mechanism Ternary Complex Mechanism: Drug-Antibody–Target Cell Complex Autoantibody Mechanism Nonimmunologic Protein Adsorption Clinical Features Laboratory Features Differential Diagnosis Therapy, Course, and Prognosis Therapy Course and Prognosis Chapter References […]

CHAPTER 54 HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA DUE TO INFECTIONS WITH MICROORGANISMS

CHAPTER 54 HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA DUE TO INFECTIONS WITH MICROORGANISMS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 54 HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA DUE TO INFECTIONS WITH MICROORGANISMS ERNEST BEUTLER Malaria Bartonellosis Babesiosis Other Infections Chapter References Hemolytic anemia is a prominent part of the clinical presentation of patients infected with organisms, such as the malaria parasites, Babesia, and Bartonella, that directly invade […]

CHAPTER 51 MICROANGIOPATHIC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA

CHAPTER 51 MICROANGIOPATHIC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA Williams Hematology CHAPTER 51 MICROANGIOPATHIC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA JOSE MARTINEZ Etiology and Pathogenesis Underlying Disorders Drugs Transplantation Vasculitis Localized Vascular Abnormalities Clinical Features Laboratory Findings Differential Diagnosis Therapy, Course, and Prognosis Chapter References The term microangiopathic hemolytic anemia refers to a group of clinical disorders characterized by the fragmentation of red […]

CHAPTER 50 TRAUMATIC CARDIAC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA

CHAPTER 50 TRAUMATIC CARDIAC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA Williams Hematology CHAPTER 50 TRAUMATIC CARDIAC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA ALLAN J. ERSLEV Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features Laboratory Features Differential Diagnosis Therapy, Course, and Prognosis Chapter References The abrasive effect on red cells of arteriosclerotic or stenotic cardiac valves is usually minimal, resulting at most in a mild, often compensated […]