Carbamazepine (Tegretol)-induced thrombocytopenia

Y. Shoenfeld, N. Ben Baruch, E. Livni, M. Santo, J. Pinkhas

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We report on a case of severe carbamazepine (Tegretol)-induced thrombocytopenia followed by complete recovery after cessation of this drug. A strongly positive migration inhibition factor (MIF) test with the patient's lymphocytes was found and definitely established the causality of the above-mentioned complication.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)74
Number of pages1
JournalUnknown Journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1982


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