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Idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic anemia

  • Alternative Names

    Autoimmune hemolytic anemia; Anemia - idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic


    Prevention

    There is no known prevention for idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic anemia, because the cause is unknown.


    References

    Schwartz RS. Autoimmune and intravascular hemolytic anemias. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier;2007:chap 164.

    Powers A, Silberstein LE. Autoimmune hemolytic anemia. In: Hoffman R, Benz EJ, Shattil SS, et al., eds. Hematology: Basic Principles and Practice. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone; 2008:chap 47.