Pure red cell aplasia

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Pure red cell aplasia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pure red cell aplasia" returned 154 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[A case report of pure red cell aplasia secondary to Richter syndrome].
 

Author(s): Jianfeng Zhu, Guangyi Gao, Zhengdong Wu, Jianyong Li

Journal: Zhonghua Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi. 2014 Mar;35(3):238.

 

Last Updated: 26 Mar 2014

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Successful treatment of pure red cell aplasia secondary to chronic lymphocytic leukemia using cyclosporine A.
 

Author(s): Ariel Aviv, Evgeni Chubar, Michael Bennett

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Jan;16(1):63-5.

 

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2014

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Low-dose subcutaneous alemtuzumab is a safe and effective treatment for chronic acquired pure red cell aplasia.
 

Author(s): Jason K W Chow, T K Chan

Journal: Hong Kong Med J. 2013 Dec;19(6):549-52.

 

Three patients with pure red cell aplasia, with or without co-existing large granular lymphocytic leukaemia, who remained transfusion-dependent despite treatment with established first-line therapy, were treated with low-dose subcutaneous alemtuzumab 15 mg twice to thrice per week, ...

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2013

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The terms "Pure red cell aplasia" returned 29 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pure red-cell aplasia and autoimmune hemolytic anemia in a patient with acute hepatitis A.
 

Author(s): Hyo Jeong Chang, Dong Hyun Sinn, Sung Gyun Cho, Tae Hoon Oh, Tae Joo Jeon, Won Chang Shin, Won Choong Choi

Journal: Clin Mol Hepatol. 2014 Jun;20(2):204-7.

 

Pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) and autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) have rarely been reported as an extrahepatic manifestation of acute hepatitis A (AHA). We report herein a case of AHA complicated by both PRCA and AIHA. A 49-year-old female with a diagnosis of AHA presented with ...

Last Updated: 17 Jul 2014

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A case of recurrent autoimmune hemolytic anemia during remission associated with acute pure red cell aplasia and hemophagocytic syndrome due to human parvovirus B19 infection successfully treated by steroid pulse therapy with a review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Yasunobu Sekiguchi, Asami Shimada, Hidenori Imai, Mutsumi Wakabayashi, Keiji Sugimoto, Noriko Nakamura, Tomohiro Sawada, Norio Komatsu, Masaaki Noguchi

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The patient was a 47-year-old man diagnosed as having autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) in April 2011. He also had a congenital chromosomal abnormality, a balanced translocation. Treatment with prednisolone (PSL) 60 mg/day resulted in resolution of the AIHA, and the treatment was ...

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2014

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Pure red cell aplasia as a presenting feature in systemic lupus erythematosus and association with thymoma, hypothyroidism and hypoparathyroidism: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Sasan Fallahi, Mahmoud Akbarian, Shahriar Dabiri

Journal: Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2014 Apr;13(2):138-43.

 

This paper presents a 54-year-old female with lupus whom severe anaemia due to pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) was the first manifestation. There was seven years interval between PRCA onset and diagnosis of lupus. Thymectomy due to thymoma had been carried out six years before but anaemia ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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Therapeutic Use of the Amino Acid, Leucine in the Treatment of Transfusion - Dependent Diamond Blackfan Anemia Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diamond Blackfan Anemia; Blackfan Diamond Syndrome; DBA; Congenital Hypoplastic Anemia; Pure Red Cell Aplasia

 

Last Updated: 27 Mar 2014

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Safety and Efficacy Study of Sotatercept in Adults With Transfusion Dependent Diamond Blackfan Anemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diamond Blackfan Anemia

 

Last Updated: 27 Mar 2014

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Diamond Blackfan Anemia Registry (DBAR)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Anemia; Blood Disease

 

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2014

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