Annals of Hematology

, Volume 92, Issue 4, pp 553–554 | Cite as

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura and hypokalaemic dRTA with compensated haemolysis and striking acanthocytosis in a band 3 (SLC4A1/AE1) A858D homozygote

  • Huxley H. M. Knox-Macaulay
  • Jalil Ur Rehman
  • Shoaib Al Zadjali
  • Naglaa A. Fawaz
  • Salam Al Kindi
Letter to the Editor



The authors would like to express their appreciation of the help of Beverley Walsh, BSc in reviewing the literature.

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Huxley H. M. Knox-Macaulay
    • 2
  • Jalil Ur Rehman
    • 1
  • Shoaib Al Zadjali
    • 1
  • Naglaa A. Fawaz
    • 1
  • Salam Al Kindi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Haematology, College of Medicine & Health SciencesSultan Qaboos UniversityMuscatSultanate of Oman
  2. 2.SudburyUK

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