Transient erythroblastopenia in the first year of life.


Journal Article

The distinction between transient erythroblastopenia of childhood (TEC) and congenital red cell aplasia (Blackfan-Diamond anemia) is usually possible at presentation using clinical and laboratory data. When hypoplastic anemia occurs in the first year of life, however, the distinction is more difficult. We describe 7 infants with hypoplastic anemia who illustrate this diagnostic dilemma.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ware, RE; Kinney, TR

Published Date

  • July 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 37 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 156 - 158

PubMed ID

  • 1858769

Pubmed Central ID

  • 1858769

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0361-8609

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/ajh.2830370304


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States