Hematology case

  • Mariana Costa S. Pediatria, ULS Alto Minho
  • Emília Costa U. Hematologia Pediátrica, S. Pediatria, CH Porto
  • Isabel Guerra U. Hematologia Pediátrica, S. Pediatria, CH Porto
  • Esmeralda Cleto U. Hematologia Pediátrica, S. Pediatria, CH Porto
  • Inês Freitas U. Hematologia Pediátrica, S. Pediatria, CH Porto
  • José Barbot U. Hematologia Pediátrica, S. Pediatria, CH Porto
Keywords: Arregenerative anaemia, hereditary spherocytosis, histogram, Parvovirus B19

Abstract

Aplastic crisis by Parvovirus B19 in a patient with hereditary spherocytosis can produce an acute severe and eventually life-threatening anemia. The authors present a clinical case of a 14 -year old boy, enhancing the importance of clinical evaluation for a prompt diagnosis and therapeutic approach.

Published
2016-09-05
How to Cite
Costa, M., Costa, E., Guerra, I., Cleto, E., Freitas, I., & Barbot, J. (2016). Hematology case. NASCER E CRESCER - BIRTH AND GROWTH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 22(4), 259-260. https://doi.org/10.25753/BirthGrowthMJ.v22.i4.9912
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