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Year 2020

Volume: 3 , Issue: 1

IP Journal of Paediatrics and Nursing Science


Autoimmune hemolytic anemia following influenza a pandemic H1N1 infection: A case report


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Article Type : Case Report

Author Details: Pritam Bandyopadhyay*,Tamoghna Biswas,Mahuya Lahiri

Volume : 3

Issue : 1

Online ISSN : 2582-4031

Print ISSN : 2582-4023

Article First Page : 28

Article End Page : 29


Abstract

Autoimmune hemolytic anemia has been rarely reported in association with influenza virus. Here, we report a 16 month old girl with warm autoimmune hemolytic anemia following influenza A Pandemic H1N1 infection, which improved with oral corticosteroids and intravenous immunoglobulin.

Keywords: Influenza A(H1N1) infection, AHA(autoimmune hemolytic anemia), IVIg(Intravenous human gammaglobulin) administration.

Doi No:-10.18231/j.ijpns.2020.005