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Autoimmune hemolytic anemia, warm type

Disease definition

Warm autoimmune hemolytic anemia is the most common form of autoimmune hemolytic anemia (see this term) defined by the presence of warm autoantibodies against red blood cells (autoantibodies that are active at temperatures between 37-40°C).


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Warm AIHA
    • wAHA
    • wAIHA
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Multigenic/multifactorial 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: D59.1
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0272118
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 7876
  • MedDRA: 10047822

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