Iron Deficiency Anemia

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Iron Deficiency Anemia

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Center for Jewish Genetics

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Last Updated: 26 Dec 2012

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Following organizations serve the condition "Iron Deficiency Anemia" for support, advocacy or research.

Center for Jewish Genetics

The Center is dedicated to gathering and disseminating knowledge about Jewish genetic disorders and hereditary cancers. Its mission is to educate and serve health care professionals, clergy and the Jewish community.

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Last Updated: 26 Dec 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Iron Deficiency Anemia" returned 282 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Impact of multiple micronutrient supplementation ("sprinkles") on iron deficiency anemia in Bedouin Arab and Jewish infants.
 

Author(s): Natalya Bilenko, Drora Fraser, Hillel Vardy, Ilana Belmaker

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Jul;16(7):434-8.

 

A high prevalence of iron deficiency anemia persists in Bedouin Arab and Jewish pediatric populations in southern Israel.

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2014

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Clinical and radiologic review of uncommon cause of profound iron deficiency anemia: median arcuate ligament syndrome.
 

Author(s): Yasemin Gunduz, Kıyasettin Asil, Yakup Ersel Aksoy, Laçin Tatlı Ayhan

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;15(4):439-42.

 

Median arcuate ligament syndrome is an anatomic and clinical entity characterized by dynamic compression of the proximal celiac artery by the median arcuate ligament, which leads to postprandial epigastric pain, vomiting, and weight loss. These symptoms are usually nonspecific and ...

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2014

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A Phase III, randomized, open-label trial of ferumoxytol compared with iron sucrose for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in patients with a history of unsatisfactory oral iron therapy.
 

Author(s): David Hetzel, William Strauss, Kristine Bernard, Zhu Li, Audrone Urboniene, Lee F Allen

Journal: Am. J. Hematol.. 2014 Jun;89(6):646-50.

 

Iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is the most common form of anemia worldwide. Although oral iron is used as first-line treatment, many patients are unresponsive to or cannot take oral iron. This Phase III, open-label, non-inferiority study compared the efficacy and safety of ferumoxytol, ...

Last Updated: 21 May 2014

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The terms "Iron Deficiency Anemia" returned 30 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Iron refractory iron deficiency anemia.
 

Author(s): Luigia De Falco, Mayka Sanchez, Laura Silvestri, Caroline Kannengiesser, Martina U Muckenthaler, Achille Iolascon, Laurent Gouya, Clara Camaschella, Carole Beaumont

Journal: Haematologica. 2013 Jun;98(6):845-53.

 

Iron refractory iron deficiency anemia is a hereditary recessive anemia due to a defect in the TMPRSS6 gene encoding Matriptase-2. This protein is a transmembrane serine protease that plays an essential role in down-regulating hepcidin, the key regulator of iron homeostasis. Hallmarks ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2013

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Iron deficiency anemia: a common and curable disease.
 

Author(s): Jeffery L Miller

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Iron deficiency anemia arises when the balance of iron intake, iron stores, and the body's loss of iron are insufficient to fully support production of erythrocytes. Iron deficiency anemia rarely causes death, but the impact on human health is significant. In the developed world, ...

Last Updated: 2 Jul 2013

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[Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia with iron-deficiency anemia: a case report and literature review].
 

Author(s): Li-na Zhang, Li Zhang, Xiao-fan Liu

Journal: Zhonghua Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi. 2012 Nov;33(11):916.

 

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Brain and Behavior Depending on Timing of Iron Deficiency in Human Infants
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Iron Deficiency; Iron Deficiency Anemia

 

Last Updated: 19 Mar 2014

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Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia With Pregnancy
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Iron Deficiency Anemia of Pregnancy

 

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2013

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Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and Safety Study of Z-213 to Iron Deficiency Anemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Iron Deficiency Anemia

 

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2014

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