Acute Megaloblastic Anemia Induced by High-Dose Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole

Kobrinsky, Nathan; Ramsay, Norma K.C.
June 1981
Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun81, Vol. 94 Issue 6, p780
Academic Journal
Case Study
Presents a case study of the development of acute megaloblastic anemia in a 22-year-old woman after treatment with high-dose trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for pneumocystis pneumonia. Background on the therapeutic applications of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole; Medical history of the patient; Treatment administered to the patient.


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