Immune thrombocytopenia

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Immune thrombocytopenia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Immune thrombocytopenia" returned 300 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Anaphylaxis to Intravenous Methylprednisolone Hemisuccinate in a Patient With Immune Thrombocytopenia.
 

Author(s): F Alvarez Caro, V García González, J González García, R García Mozo, B García Norniella, A Gómez Farpó

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2015 ;25(4):309-10.

 

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2015

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Association of Primary Biliary Cirrhosis-autoimmune Hepatitis Overlap Syndrome with Immune Thrombocytopenia and Graves' Disease.
 

Author(s): Ryosuke Koyamada, Takakazu Higuchi, Ayako Kitada, Tomoko Nakagawa, Takashi Ikeya, Sadamu Okada, Yoshiyuki Fujita

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2015 ;54(16):2013-6.

 

A 54-year-old woman suffering from pruritus for five years was diagnosed to have Graves' disease and immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) associated with primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC)-autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) overlap syndrome, which was confirmed histologically after a prompt recovery ...

Last Updated: 17 Aug 2015

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Helicobacter pylori and mean platelet volume: a relation way before ımmune thrombocytopenia?
 

Author(s): H Umit, E G Umit

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2015 Aug;19(15):2818-23.

 

Helicobacter pylori is associated with chronic immune thrombocytopenia. Eradication of H. pylori has been related with a platelet response and this treatment has been included within management strategies for a certain group of patients. However, in patients with normal platelet counts, ...

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2015

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The terms "Immune thrombocytopenia" returned 55 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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T cell immune abnormalities in immune thrombocytopenia.
 

Author(s): Xuebin Ji, Liping Zhang, Jun Peng, Ming Hou

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Immune thrombocytopenia is an autoimmune disease with abnormal T cell immunity. Cytotoxic T cells, abnormal T regulatory cells, helper T cell imbalance, megakaryocyte maturation abnormalities and abnormal T cell anergy are involved in the pathogenesis of this condition. The loss of ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2015

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Helicobacter pylori-associated immune thrombocytopenia: clinical features and pathogenic mechanisms.
 

Author(s): Masataka Kuwana

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Jan;20(3):714-23.

 

Immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) is an autoimmune disease mediated by anti-platelet autoantibodies. There is growing evidence that the eradication of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) effectively increases platelet count in a considerable proportion of ITP patients infected with this bacterium. ...

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2014

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

An Open Phase 3 Study of IV-Globulin SN Inj.10% to Treat Immune Thrombocytopenia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia

 

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2015

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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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