Issue: 2017 > September > case report

Is nitrous oxide really that joyful?

N.H.P. Glijn, D. van der Linde, E. Ertekin, P.L.M. van Burg, Y.A.M. Grimbergen, E.J. Libourel
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We present a case of non-immune haemolytic anaemia with leukopenia and acute severe neurological impairments, as a result of severe vitamin B12 deficiency due to recreational use of nitrous oxide.