Title

Case report of acute liver failure secondary to hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

10-17-2017

Abstract

Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), an aggressive and life threatening syndrome of excessive immune activation, most commonly affects infants  18 months old, but can occur in older children and adults. An extremely rare case is reported of HLH presenting as acute liver failure in an adult.

Comments

American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, October 13-18, 2017.

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