Auto-immune haematological complications occurring during the treatment of malignant lymphoproliferative diseases

  • D Ludwin
  • P Sacks
  • S Lynch
  • P Jacobs
  • W Bezwoda
  • TH Bothwell

Abstract

Auto-immune haematological complications occurring during treatment for malignant Iymphoproliferative diseases are described in 5 patients. There appeared to be a temporal relationship between the development of these complications and the administration of chemotherapeutic drugs or extensive radiotherapy.

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Author Biographies

D Ludwin
Haematology Clinic, Johannesburg General Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
P Sacks
Haematology Clinic, Johannesburg General Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
S Lynch
Haematology Clinic, Johannesburg General Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
P Jacobs
Haematology Clinic, Johannesburg General Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
W Bezwoda
Haematology Clinic, Johannesburg General Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
TH Bothwell
Haematology Clinic, Johannesburg General Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Published
2018-04-18
Section
Articles

Journal Identifiers


eISSN: 0256-95749
print ISSN: 2078-5135