SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

Article References

OPIE, Jessica. Haematological complications of HIV infection. SAMJ, S. Afr. med. j. [online]. 2012, vol.102, n.6, pp.465-468. ISSN 2078-5135.

    1. Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS. UNAIDS World AIDS Day Report 2011. Geneva. (accessed 5 January 2012). [ Links ]

    2. Baker K. The hematologic complications of HIV infection. ASH Education Program 2003;1:299. [ Links ]

    3. Moses A, Nelson J, Bagby GC. The influence of human immunodeficiency virus-1 on hematopoiesis. Blood 1998;91(5):1479-1495. [ Links ]

    4. Division of Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town. General anti-infectives for systemic use. South African Medicines Formulary. Cape Town: HMPG, 2008:264. [ Links ]

    5. Van Schalkwyk WA, Opie J, Novitzky N. The diagnostic utility of bone marrow biopsies performed for the investigation of fever and/or cytopenias in HIV-infected adults at Groote Schuur Hospital, Western Cape, South Africa. Int J Lab Hematol 2011;33(3):258-266. [] [ Links ]

    6. Sawada K, Fujishima N, Hirokawa M. Acquired pure red cell aplasia: updated review of treatment. Br J Haematol 2008;142(4):505-514. [] [ Links ]

    7. Hoffbrand A, Catovsky D, Tuddenham E. Postgraduate Haematology. 5th ed. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2005. [] [ Links ]

    8. Allford SL, Hunt BJ, Rose P, Machin SJ, Haemostasis and Thrombosis Task Force, British Committee for Standards in Haematology. Guidelines on the diagnosis and management of the thrombotic microangiopathic haemolytic anaemias. Br J Haematol 2003;120(4):556 573.[] [ Links ]

    9. Hart D, Sayer R, Miller R, et al. Human immunodeficiency virus associated thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura - favourable outcome with plasma exchange and prompt initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy. Br J Haematol 2011;153(4):515-519. [] [ Links ]

    10. Novitzky N, Thomson J, Abrahams L, du Toit C, McDonald A. Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in patients with retroviral infection is highly responsive to plasma infusion therapy. Br J Haematol 2005;128(3):373-379.[] [ Links ]

    11. World Health Organization Classification of Tumours of Haemopoietic and Lymphoid Tissue. 4th ed. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer, 2008. [ Links ]

    12. Mohammed Z, Novitzky N, McDonald A. Audit of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in HIV-positive patients at Groote Schuur Hospital. 3rd South African Haematology-Oncology Symposium, Johannesburg, 2009. [ Links ]

    13. Gerdener T, Novitzky N, McDonald A, du Toit C. Evaluation of an ultra-short, dose-dense regimen for the treatment of Burkitt lymphoma in adults and adolescents: the Cape Town experience. 5th South African Haematology-Oncology Symposium. Johannesburg, 2011 (Abstract: 30). [ Links ]

    14. Mohammed Z, Novitzky N, McDonald A. Plasmablastic lymphoma: a single institution experience. 3rd South African Haematology-Oncology Symposium, Johannesburg, 2009. [ Links ]

    15. Shah BK, Subramaniam S, Peace D, Garcia C. HIV-associated primary bone marrow Hodgkin's lymphoma: a distinct entity? J Clin Oncol 2010;28(27):e459-60. [] [ Links ]

    16. Bibas M, Biava G, Antinori A. HIV-associated venous thromboembolism. Mediterr J Hematol Infect Dis 2011;3(1):e2011030. [] [ Links ]

    17. Jong E, Louw S, van Gorp EC, Meijers JC, ten Cate H, Jacobson BF. The effect of initiating combined antiretroviral therapy on endothelial cell activation and coagulation markers in South African HIV-infected individuals. Thromb Haemost 2010;104(6):1228-1234. [] [ Links ]