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Spontaneous remission of cyclic neutropenia during pregnancy. A case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11255814     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
BACKGROUND: Cyclic neutropenia is characterized by regularly recurring episodes of neutropenia. It has been reported that pregnancy often has a mitigating effect on the symptoms. However, there have been no detailed studies on changes in the neutrophil count before, during and after pregnancy. CASE: A 24-year-old woman with cyclic neutropenia had a successful pregnancy, during which her symptoms improved spontaneously, with decreased severity. The disease recurred soon after pregnancy, and cyclic neutropenia was inherited by the child. CONCLUSION: Cyclic neutropenia may follow a favorable course during pregnancy, with decreased severity, but postpartum maternal and neonatal complications can occur.
Authors:
T Kimura; K Takakura; T Nakagawa; Y Yamamoto; N Kita; Y Noda
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of reproductive medicine     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0024-7758     ISO Abbreviation:  J Reprod Med     Publication Date:  2001 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-03-20     Completed Date:  2001-08-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0173343     Medline TA:  J Reprod Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  141-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shiga University of Medical Sciences, Seta, Ohtsu 520-2192, Japan. hqgyne@belle.shiga-med.ac.jp
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Leukocyte Count
Neutropenia / blood*,  congenital
Neutrophils / cytology
Periodicity
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications, Hematologic / blood*
Recurrence

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