Management of Hematologic Disorders

  • Author: David Aboulafia, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 4/1/16 (What's New)

Summary

    EpidemiologyClinical Presentation
    • ANC levels leading to serious bacterial infections in HIV-infected patients are uncertain, and there are no other symptoms specific to neutropenia
    Etiology
    • Multiple drugs, including various antiretroviral drugs and drugs used to treat opportunistic infections, are major cause of neutropenia in HIV infection (Table 6)
    Treatment
      Threshold for Treatment
        Growth Factors

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