Development of warm auto- and allo-antibodies in a 3-year old boy with sickle cell haemoglobinopathy following his first transfusion of a single unit of red blood cells

Blood Transfus. 2010 Apr;8(2):126-8. doi: 10.2450/2009.0105-09.
No abstract available

Keywords: Sickle cell haemoglobinopathy; alloantibodies; warm autoantibody.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Acute Chest Syndrome / diagnosis
  • Anemia, Sickle Cell / complications
  • Anemia, Sickle Cell / immunology*
  • Anemia, Sickle Cell / therapy
  • Autoantibodies / biosynthesis*
  • Autoantibodies / immunology
  • Child, Preschool
  • Death, Sudden
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Erythrocyte Transfusion / adverse effects*
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Hemagglutinins / biosynthesis
  • Hemagglutinins / immunology
  • Herpes Simplex / complications
  • Humans
  • Immunization
  • Isoantibodies / biosynthesis*
  • Isoantibodies / immunology
  • Laryngeal Edema / etiology
  • Male
  • Pneumonia, Viral / complications

Substances

  • Autoantibodies
  • Hemagglutinins
  • Isoantibodies