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Leuco-erythroblastosis following withdrawal from glucocorticoid therapy.
  1. P. M. Trenchard,
  2. C. E. Wells,
  3. A. G. Jarriwalla


    Leuco-erythroblastosis has many known associations (Burkett, Cox and Fields, 1965; Weick, Hagedorn and Linman, 1974; Retief, 1964), but the only ones related to drug therapy are the well established response to haematinics (Burkett et al., 1965) and one possible case following anti-epileptic therapy (Retief, 1964). The case described below is of leuco-erythroblastosis following steroid withdrawal in a young man with primary polymyositis.

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