“Hemolysis, or not Hemolysis, that is the question”. Use of hydroxychloroquine in a patient with COVID-19 infection and G6PD deficiency. Hemolysis by Hemolysis and G6PD deficiency.

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NICOLA SGHERZA
Lidia Dalfino
Antonio Palma
Angelantonio Vitucci
Daniela Campanale
Salvatore Grasso
Pellegrino Musto
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