An unusual case of selective autoimmune myelopathy, a posthepatitic pure megakaryocytic aplasia, is reported. The disease manifested itself in a patient being treated for thrombocytopenic purpura caused by progressive administration of amitriptyline. The various clinical aspects of this unusual myelo-immunopathy seem to possess the same complexity and polymorphism of immune myelopathies.
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