During 15 years (1985-2000), 102 cases of drug-induced agranulocytosis have been registered in a prospective cohort study (partial data previously published1). Twenty-one cases of antibiotic-induced agranulocytosis have been registered. All cases were notified in the Centre de Pharmacovigilance d'Alsace, Alsace, France. Clinical characteristics of these 21 cases of antibiotic-induced agranulocytosis are herein described.
Andrès E, Maloisel F. Antibiotic-Induced Agranulocytosis: A Monocentric Study of 21 Cases. Arch Intern Med. 2001;161(21):2619. doi: