Acquired Hemolytic Anemias Quiz

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Which antibody reacts more strongly with red cells at 37°C in warm autoimmune hemolytic anemias?


What is the characteristic feature of autoimmune hemolytic anemias?

Positive direct antiglobulin test (DAT)

Which infection is associated with cold type autoimmune hemolytic anemias?

Mycoplasma pneumonia

What are the two types of warm autoimmune hemolytic anemias?

Idiopathic and Secondary

What is the most common antibody involved in warm autoimmune hemolytic anemias?


Test your knowledge of acquired hemolytic anemias with a focus on immune hemolytic anemias. Explore autoimmune hemolytic anemias (AIHAs) characterized by antibody production against the body's red cells and categorized as 'warm' or 'cold' types based on their reaction with red cells at different temperatures.

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