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An “impossible” harvest–GCSF-induced immune thrombocytopenia in an autologous stem cell transplant recipient with multiple myeloma

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Fig. 1: Variation in the platelet count before and after first and second GCSF peripheral stem cell harvest.


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We acknowledge all the staff of Department of Hematology and BMT unit, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre for providing the support in conducting the study.

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J.K. collected the data and wrote the paper, S.P.M. conceptualized, wrote few portions of paper, and revised the paper, V.K., A.G, F.N., N.B., P.M., N.A., R.A., and D.B. critically reviewed the paper and revised the paper.

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Kapoor, J., Khushoo, V., Garg, A. et al. An “impossible” harvest–GCSF-induced immune thrombocytopenia in an autologous stem cell transplant recipient with multiple myeloma. Bone Marrow Transplant 56, 1737–1739 (2021).

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