+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ PDF Full Text Service
How our service works
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Thrombocytopenia associated with repletion of iron in iron-deficiency anemia

Thrombocytopenia associated with repletion of iron in iron-deficiency anemia

American Journal of the Medical Sciences 295(1): 35-39

Two patients with iron deficiency had rapid decreases in their platelet values after initiation of replacement treatment with oral ferrous sulphate or ferrous gluconate. The first patient, whose pretreatment platelet count was 168 000/mmsuperscript 3, developed marked thrombocytopenia (platelet count 21 000/mmsuperscript 3) on day 6 of Fe repletion. The second patient's platelets fell from 725 000 to 105 000/mmsuperscript 3 on day 10 of treatment.

Please choose payment method:

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 001719355

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 3337137

Related references

Prenatal Iron Supplementation Reduces Maternal Anemia, Iron Deficiency, and Iron Deficiency Anemia in a Randomized Clinical Trial in Rural China, but Iron Deficiency Remains Widespread in Mothers and Neonates. Journal of Nutrition 145(8): 1916-1923, 2015

Effects of iron repletion and correction of anemia on norepinephrine turnover and thyroid metabolism in iron deficiency. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine 193(4): 306-312, 1990

Intravenous Iron Repletion Does Not Significantly Decrease Platelet Counts in CKD Patients with Iron Deficiency Anemia. International Journal of Nephrology 2013: 878041, 2013

Iron repletion decreases maximal exercise lactate concentrations in female athletes with minimal iron-deficiency anemia. Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine 102(2): 306-312, 1983

Lactational Iron Deficiency; Persistance of Anemia and Cellular RESPONSES TO IRON REPLETION POST WEANING IN SPRAGUE DAWLEY RATS. Faseb Journal 24, 2010

Studies on the pathogenesis in iron deficiency anemia part 1. urinary iron excretion in iron deficiency anemia patients and rats in various iron states. Okayama Igakkai Zasshi 103(7-8): 803-812, 1991

Increased intestinal iron absorption in rats with normal hepatic iron stores. Kinetic aspects of the adaptative response to parenteral iron repletion in dietary iron deficiency. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1033(3): 277-281, 1990

Thrombocytopenia after iron dextran administration in a patient with severe iron deficiency anemia. Annals of Internal Medicine 132(11): 925, 2000

Iron-induced thrombocytopenia in severe iron-deficiency anemia. Expert Review of Hematology 8(2): 247-251, 2015

Is serum transferrin receptor a sensitive marker of iron repletion in patients with iron-deficiency anemia and hemodialysis patients?. Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 62(4): 189-194, 1999

Plasma ferritin and soluble transferrin receptor concentrations and body iron stores identify similar risk factors for iron deficiency but result in different estimates of the national prevalence of iron deficiency and iron-deficiency anemia among women and children in Cameroon. Journal of Nutrition 143(3): 369-377, 2013

Iron fortification of whole wheat flour reduces iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia and increases body iron stores in Indian school-aged children. Journal of Nutrition 142(11): 1997-2003, 2012

Studies on iron metabolism and iron deficiency anemia in pregnant women theoretical discussion on the relation between serum iron level and iron dose clinical results after iron therapy. Acta Obstetrica et Gynaecologica Japonica (Japanese Edition) 32(7): 833-841, 1980

Regional brain iron, ferritin and transferrin concentrations during iron deficiency and iron repletion in developing rats. Journal of Nutrition 127(10): 2030-2038, 1997

Studies on iron metabolism and iron deficiency anemia in pregnant women--theoretical discussion on the relation between serum iron level and iron dose to be administrate, and clinical result after iron therapy. Nihon Sanka Fujinka Gakkai Zasshi 32(7): 833-841, 1980