oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria

Volume 32, Issue 10
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



A case of paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) in a Black Zimbabwean male is descriptionbed. The importance of considering the diagnosis as a possibility in cases of unexplained anaemia with jaundice is stressed. Diagnosis considered the relatively few causes of a haemolytic anaemia occurring in combination with a pancytopaenia. Aetiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and complications are reviewed.

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