Siderosis

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Siderosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Siderosis" returned 70 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system: an usual cause of sensorineural hearing loss.
 

Author(s): Diana Cunha Ribeiro, Joana Nunes, Ana Cláudia Ribeiro, Felisberto Maricato, Carlos Ribeiro

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;79(2):257.

 

Last Updated: 14 May 2013

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Longitudinal monitoring of cardiac siderosis using cardiovascular magnetic resonance T2* in patients with thalassemia major on various chelation regimens: a 6-year study.
 

Author(s): Srikanth R Ambati, Rachel E Randolph, Kevin Mennitt, Dorothy A Kleinert, Jonathan W Weinsaft, Patricia J Giardina

Journal: Am. J. Hematol.. 2013 Aug;88(8):652-6.

 

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) and hepatic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have become reliable noninvasive tools to monitor iron excess in thalassemia major (TM) patients. However, long-term studies are lacking. We reviewed CMR and hepatic MRI T2* imaging on 54 TM patients ...

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2013

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On myocardial siderosis and left ventricular dysfunction in hemochromatosis.
 

Author(s): John-Paul Carpenter, Agata E Grasso, John B Porter, Farrukh Shah, James Dooley, Dudley J Pennell

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Chronically increased intestinal iron uptake in genetic hemochromatosis (HC) may cause organ failure. Whilst iron loading from blood transfusions may cause dilated cardiomyopathy in conditions such as thalassemia, the in-vivo prevalence of myocardial siderosis in HC is unclear, and ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2013

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

Superficial siderosis: a case report.
 

Author(s): Nuno Canto Moreira, Rūta Nylander, Inesa Briaukaitė, Severina Vėlyvytė, Rymantė Gleiznienė, Eglė Monastyreckienė

Journal: Medicina (Kaunas). 2011 ;47(6):320-2.

 

Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system is the result of chronic recurrent hemorrhages (e.g., arteriovenous malformations, tumors, or trauma), which leads to the accumulation of cytotoxic hemosiderin and presents with hearing loss, cerebellar dysfunction, and myelopathy. ...

Last Updated: 4 Oct 2011

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Neuroimaging in superficial siderosis: an in-depth look.
 

Author(s): N Kumar

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2010 Jan;31(1):5-14.

 

Despite extensive imaging, a source of bleeding is often not evident during the evaluation of patients with superficial siderosis (SS) of the central nervous system. An intraspinal fluid-filled collection of variable dimensions is frequently seen on spine MR imaging in patients with ...

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2010

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[Iron and chronic liver disease (excluding genetic hemochromatosis and metabolic liver siderosis)].
 

Author(s): C Hezode, D Dhumeaux

Journal: Gastroenterol. Clin. Biol.. 2000 May;24(5 Pt 2):B82-7.

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2000

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Superficial Siderosis in Patients With Suspected Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Intracerebral Hemorrhage; Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy; Ischemic Stroke

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2013

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An Epidemiological Study to Assess Iron Overload Using MRI in Patients With Transfusional Siderosis (TIMES Study)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Thalassemia, Non-transfusion Dependent Thalassemia, Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Myelofibrosis, Other Anemia

 

Last Updated: 1 May 2014

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Assessment of Iron Deposition in Major Organs of Hemodialysis Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Iron Overload

 

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2010

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