Immune thrombocytopenia

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Immune thrombocytopenia

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The terms "Immune thrombocytopenia" returned 303 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Corticosteroid Risk Function of Severe Infection in Primary Immune Thrombocytopenia Adults. A Nationwide Nested Case-Control Study.
 

Author(s): Guillaume Moulis, Aurore Palmaro, Laurent Sailler, Maryse Lapeyre-Mestre

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Corticosteroid (CS)-related infection risk in immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) is unknown. The aim of this study was to assess the adjusted CS risk function of severe infection in persistent or chronic primary ITP adults. We designed a nested case-control study in the FAITH cohort. This ...

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015

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Mesenchymal Stem Cells Immunosuppressed IL-22 in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia via Soluble Cellular Factors.
 

Author(s): Mei Wu, Hongfeng Ge, Shue Li, Hailiang Chu, Shili Yang, Xiaoxing Sun, Zhenxia Zhou, Xiongpeng Zhu

Journal: J Immunol Res. 2015 ;2015():316351.

 

Mesenchymal stem cells are immunoregulation cells. IL-22 plays an important role in the pathogenesis of immune thrombocytopenia. However, the effects of mesenchymal stem cells on IL-22 production in patients with immune thrombocytopenia remain unclear. Flow cytometry analyzed immunophenotypes ...

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Atomic description of the immune complex involved in heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.
 

Author(s): Zheng Cai, Serge V Yarovoi, Zhiqiang Zhu, Lubica Rauova, Vincent Hayes, Tatiana Lebedeva, Qun Liu, Mortimer Poncz, Gowthami Arepally, Douglas B Cines, Mark I Greene

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Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is an autoimmune thrombotic disorder caused by immune complexes containing platelet factor 4 (PF4), antibodies to PF4 and heparin or cellular glycosaminoglycans (GAGs). Here we solve the crystal structures of the: (1) PF4 tetramer/fondaparinux ...

Last Updated: 22 Sep 2015

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The terms "Immune thrombocytopenia" returned 58 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Current Management of Primary Immune Thrombocytopenia.
 

Author(s): Drew Provan, Adrian C Newland

Journal: Adv Ther. 2015 Oct;32(10):875-87.

 

Primary immune thrombocytopenia is an autoimmune disorder of unknown cause affecting both children and adults. The low peripheral blood platelet count is caused by premature platelet destruction by self-reacting antibodies in addition to an impairment of platelet production. The disease ...

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2016

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How does dapsone work in immune thrombocytopenia? Implications for dosing.
 

Author(s): Quentin A Hill

Journal: Blood. 2015 Jun;125(23):3666-8.

 

Last Updated: 5 Jun 2015

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Clinical and laboratory predictors of chronic immune thrombocytopenia in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Katja M J Heitink-Pollé, Joyce Nijsten, Chantal W B Boonacker, Masja de Haas, Marrie C A Bruin

Journal: Blood. 2014 Nov;124(22):3295-307.

 

Childhood immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) is a rare autoimmune bleeding disorder. Most children recover within 6 to 12 months, but individual course is difficult to predict. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to identify predictors of chronic ITP. We found 1399 articles; ...

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

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A Multi-center Study of Low-dose Decitabine for the Treatment of Immune Thrombocytopenia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia

 

Last Updated: 21 Apr 2016

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Recombinant Human Thrombopoietin (rhTPO) in Management of Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP) in Pregnancy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia; Pregnancy

 

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2016

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Last Updated: 31 Jul 2015

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