Medline ® Abstract for Reference 91
of 'Anemia in children due to decreased red blood cell production'
Six cases of hereditary spherocytosis revealed by human parvovirus infection.
Lefrere JJ, Courouce AM, Girot R, Bertrand Y, Soulier JP
Br J Haematol. 1986;62(4):653.
Recent research has shown that the human parvovirus is a causative agent of aplastic crisis in hereditary haemolytic anaemias. We report six cases--four children and two adults--of hereditary spherocytosis revealed by aplastic crisis due to human parvovirus infection.