Rev Med Interne 2014 Dec 5;35(12):779-89. Epub 2014 Jun 5.
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Purpose: Drug-induced immune haemolytic anemia occurs in one case per million and can be fatal. Our aim was to describe the main characteristics and the type of drug involved.
Methods: Cases were retrospectively identified using spontaneous notifications collected by our pharmacovigilance centre and the results of immuno-hematological investigations performed by the laboratory of French blood establishment of Lyon between 2000 and 2012. Read More