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Idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic anemia

  • Alternative Names

    Autoimmune hemolytic anemia; Anemia - idiopathic autoimmune hemolytic

    • Dark urine
    • Fatigue
    • Pale color (pallor)
    • Rapid heartbeat
    • Shortness of breath
    • Yellow skin color (jaundice)

    Signs and tests

    An examination may reveal an enlarged spleen.

    Tests include:

    • Direct Coombs' test
    • Hemoglobin in the urine
    • Indirect Coombs' test
    • Red blood cell count and serum hemoglobin
    • Reticulocyte count
    • Serum bilirubin levels
    • Serum haptoglobin