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Idiopathic Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) in an 8-Month-Old male child : A Case Report
  • Santoshi Pokharel,
  • Shankar Pokharel
Santoshi Pokharel
Nepalese Army Institute of Health Sciences College of Medicine

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Shankar Pokharel
HAMS Hospital
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Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) has varied clinical presentations. A prompt recognition and initiation of appropriate treatment can prevent cytokine storm and fatal outcome. We report an 8-month-old male child presented with non-specific clinical complaints and hyperferritinemia, diagnosed as idiopathic HLH and successfully treated with dexamethasone.