A middle-aged woman developed an acute hemolytic anemia with warm antibodies. The cause remained unknown. Hemoglobin level fell rapidly to 3 gm/100 ml and symptoms of cerebral anoxia appeared. Compatible blood could not be found. Intermittent hyperbaric oxygen therapy had a striking effect on the cerebral symptoms and kept the patient alive during the critical period.
Myking O, Schreiner A. Hyperbaric Oxygen in Hemolytic Crisis. JAMA. 1974;227(10):1161–1162. doi:10.1001/jama.1974.03230230037020
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