Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia

Etiology

  • Primary/idiopathic hemolysis
  • Secondary hemolysis
  • Connective tissue d/o→ e.g. lupus, RA, ulcerative colitis, other
  • Infection→ viral, mycoplasma, other
  • Malignancy→ CLL, lymphoma (Hodgkins and NHL), some solid tumor, other
  • Meds→ e.g. penicillins or cephalosporins

Tests