Two cases of benzodiazepine-induced thrombocytopenia are described. Drug-dependent antibodies with antiplatelet activity of the IgG class were detected by inhibition of complement-dependent hemolysis. This technique permitted also the demonstration of cross-reactivity of these antibodies with different benzodiazepines.
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 1983|
- Drug-induced thrombocytopenia
- Platelet antibodies
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