Aplastic anemia

Peter T. Silberstein, Timothy Huyck

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Aplastic anemia was first described in 1888 by Paul Ehrlich. Performing an autopsy on a pregnant female who had died after a brief, sudden illness, Ehrlich appreciated signs of severe anemia, hemorrhage, hyperpyrexia, and hypocellular bone marrow © 2008

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationxPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
Publication statusPublished - 2011


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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Silberstein, P. T., & Huyck, T. (2011). Aplastic anemia. In xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference (pp. 1-4). Elsevier Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-008055232-3.64060-7