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CASE REPORT
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 212-213

A case of coombs-positive severe late anemia without hyperbilirubinemia, refractory to blood transfusion, improved with immunoglobulin


1 Department of Paediatrics, Yenepoya Medical College and University, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Anaesthesia, KMC, Mangalore, Karnataka, India

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Supriya Kushwah
Department of Paediatrics, Yenepoya Medical College and University, Deralakatte, Mangalore, Karnataka
India
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DOI: 10.4103/cjhr.cjhr_104_16

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Rhesus hemolytic disease of newborn is a well-known disease with early and late complications mainly manifesting as severe hyperbilirubinemia requiring prompt treatment such as exchange transfusion and immunoglobulins. We report a case of Coombs-positive severe late anemia without hyperbilirubinemia which presented with features such as sepsis and failure to gain weight. Baby was refractory to blood transfusion initially, but later on successfully improved with immunoglobulins.


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