Case Report: Warm AIHA Plus CAD Possibly Triggered by COVID-19

Case Report: Warm AIHA Plus CAD Possibly Triggered by COVID-19

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Case Report: Warm AIHA Plus CAD Possibly Triggered by COVID-19

The virus that causes COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, may have triggered both warm and cold autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) in a 51-year-old man, a case study reports. The case report, “Warm and Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia in the Setting of COVID-19 Disease,” was published in the journal Cureus. AIHA comprises a group of disorders in which red blood cells are destroyed by the body’s own immune system. In these rare disorders, autoantibodies bind to red blood cells causing…

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