VALGANCICLOVIR INDUCED THROMBOCYTOPENIA: A CASE REPORT


Amita D, Balaji O, Navin Patil

Abstract


Triple immunosuppression is very pivotal in maintaining the graft in case of renal transplantation. But because of severe immunosuppression, always there is chance of severe adverse effects. Hematological toxicity is usually very common but dreaded in case of renal transplant patients. Here, we report a case of valganciclovir-induced drop in platelet counts in a postrenal transplant patient.


Keywords


Thrombocytopenia, Ganciclovir, Bone marrow depression, Renal toxicity.

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Title

VALGANCICLOVIR INDUCED THROMBOCYTOPENIA: A CASE REPORT

Keywords

Thrombocytopenia, Ganciclovir, Bone marrow depression, Renal toxicity.

DOI

10.22159/ajpcr.2017.v10i7.17739

Date

01-07-2017

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Journal

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research
Vol 10 Issue 7 July 2017 Page: 3-4

Print ISSN

0974-2441

Online ISSN

2455-3891

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Authors & Affiliations

Amita D
Department of Pharmacology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India.
India

Balaji O
Department of Pharmacology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India.
India

Navin Patil
Department of Pharmacology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India.
India


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