Home > Riviste > Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche > Fascicoli precedenti > Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche 2015 September;174(9) > Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche 2015 September;174(9):423-6

ULTIMO FASCICOLO
 

JOURNAL TOOLS

eTOC
Per abbonarsi
Sottometti un articolo
Segnala alla tua biblioteca
 

ARTICLE TOOLS

Estratti
Permessi
Per citare questo articolo

 

CASE REPORTS   

Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche 2015 September;174(9):423-6

Copyright © 2015 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

lingua: Inglese

Amiodarone-induced agranulocytosis

Yamamoto M. 1, Ikuta K. 1, Inoue M. 2, Kawamura Y. 3, Kohgo Y. 1

1 Division of Gastroenterology and Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Asahikawa Medical University, Asahikawa, Japan; 2 Internal Medicine, Engaru Kosei Hospital, Engaru, Japan; 3 Division of Cardiovascular Respiratory and Neurology, Department of Medicine, Asahikawa Medical University, Asahikawa, Japan


PDF


Amiodarone is an important antiarrhythmic drug used worldwide. Although there have been reports of neutropenia or agranulocytosis induced by antiarrhythmic agents, the frequency of amiodarone-induced agranulocytosis is quite rare. Here, we report a case of a Japanese male who presented with agranulocytosis that was considered to be induced by the administration of amiodarone.

inizio pagina