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Macrocytic Anemia and Thrombocytopenia Induced by Orlistat

David Palacios-Martinez 1 , * , Juan Carlos Garcia-Alvarez 2 , Nieves Montero-Santamaria 1 , Olga Patricia Villar-Ruiz 3 , Antonio Ruiz-Garcia 4 and Raquel Asuncion Diaz-Alonso 1
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1 San Blas Health Center, Primary Health Care, SERMAS- Madrid Health Service, Parla, Madrid, Spain
2 Local Office of Serranillos del Valle, Primary Health Care, SERMAS- Madrid Health Service, Griñón, Madrid, Spain
3 Service of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 12th October Universitary Hospital , SERMAS- Madrid Health Service, Madrid, Spain
4 Pinto Health Center, Primary Health Care: SERMAS- Madrid Health Service, Pinto, Madrid, Spain
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: September 01, 2013, 11 (4); e6721
  • Published Online: October 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 17, 2012
  • Revised: February 26, 2013
  • Accepted: April 13, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.6721

To Cite: Palacios-Martinez D, Garcia-Alvarez J C, Montero-Santamaria N, Villar-Ruiz O P, Ruiz-Garcia A, et al. Macrocytic Anemia and Thrombocytopenia Induced by Orlistat, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2013 ; 11(4):e6721. doi: 10.5812/ijem.6721.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Report
3. Evolution
4. Discussion
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