L. E. BÖTTIGER, M.D.; A. RAUSING, M.D.
A 25-year-old man with a therapy-resistant pure red cell anemia was treated with azathioprine and went into a remission that lasted even after immunosuppression had been stopped. Electron microscopy indicated destruction of erythropoietic cells in the bone marrow. The possible relationship between hemolytic and aplastic conditions is discussed.
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BÖTTIGER LE, RAUSING A. Pure Red Cell Anemia: Immunosuppressive Treatment. Ann Intern Med. 1972;76:593–597. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-76-4-593
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1972;76(4):593-597.
Hematology/Oncology, Red Cell Disorders.
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