Acute-Onset Pancytopenia in a Postpartum Lactating Woman

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Correspondence to Masahiro Onozawa or Satoshi Hashino or Shojiro Takahashi or Rena Morita or Hiroe Kanamori or Kaoru Kahata or Takeshi Kondo or Masahiro Asaka.

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Onozawa, M., Hashino, S., Takahashi, S. et al. Acute-Onset Pancytopenia in a Postpartum Lactating Woman. Int J Hematol 86, 374–376 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1532/IJH97.07102

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Keywords

  • Pancytopenia
  • Cabergoline
  • Mean Corpuscular Volume
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Hypercellular Marrow