TITLE

Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia Associated With Ulcerative Colitis: Response to Infliximab

AUTHOR(S)
Carnerero, Eduardo Leo; Aoufi, Sami; Cuadrado, Isabel Montero; Martin, Pablo Herrera; Herrera Justiniano, Jose Manuel
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2009, Vol. 104 Issue 9, p2370
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 26-year-old female patient, who has ulcerative colitis (UC) for 8 years affecting her left colon, was admitted to the hospital due to severe anemia and a flare-up of UC. The patient was treated with mesalazine and oral iron for ferropenic anemia for several years. It indicates the patient's anemia concluded that she has an autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA).
ACCESSION #
44012445

 

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