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Vol. 69, No. 3, 2010
Issue release date: April 2010
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Gynecol Obstet Invest 2010;69:190–192
(DOI:10.1159/000268087)
Case Report

Severe Transient Leukopenia following Hysterosalpingography

Kovoor E.T. · Morgan G.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kings Mill Hospital, Sutton-in-Ashfield, UK Gynecol Obstet Invest 2010;69:190–192 (DOI:10.1159/000268087)

Abstract

Severe anaphylaxis to contrast media used in hysterosalpingography is very rare. Leukopenia may sometimes be seen in severe anaphylaxis associated with shock. This case report is about an atypical presentation of anaphylaxis following the injection of Conray 280 for hysterosalpingography. The patient had severe leukopenia without other associated features of anaphylaxis that resolved spontaneously after 48 h. This type of reaction to Conray 280 has not been reported before.

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Elias Kovoor
22 Little Holland Gardens
Nuthall
Nottingham NG16 1AY (UK)
Tel./Fax +44 776 600 0146, E-Mail kovoeli@gmail.com


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Received: March 10, 2009
Accepted after revision: October 27, 2009
Published online: December 21, 2009
Number of Print Pages : 3
Number of Figures : 0, Number of Tables : 1, Number of References : 11


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Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation

Vol. 69, No. 3, Year 2010 (Cover Date: April 2010)

Journal Editor: D'Hooghe T. (Leuven)
ISSN: 0378-7346 (Print), eISSN: 1423-002X (Online)

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