Stephen J. Schuster, Author at Oncology Nurse Advisor

Stephen J. Schuster

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Autoimmune hemolytic anemia, warm agglutinin disease, cold agglutinin disease

Autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) Synonyms Warm agglutinin disease, cold agglutinin disease 1. Description of the problem What every clinician needs to know Autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) is a rare cause of hemolysis precipitated by antibodies directed against blood group antigens. These antibodies are most commonly IgG, and react with proteins on the surface of red…

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