Microcytic anemia

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Microcytic anemia

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The terms "Microcytic anemia" returned 20 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Sixteen years post radiotherapy of nasopharyngeal carcinoma elicited multi-dysfunction along PTX and chronic kidney disease with microcytic anemia.
 

Author(s): Yi-Ting Lin, Chia-Chun Huang, Charng-Cherng Chyau, Kuan-Chou Chen, Robert Y Peng

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The hypothalamic-pituitary (h-p) unit is a particularly radiosensitive region in the central nervous system. As a consequence, radiation-induced irreversible, progressively chronic onset hypopituitarism (RIH) commonly develops after radiation treatments and can result in variably ...

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2014

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Microcytic hypochromic anemia: should high performance liquid chromatography be used routinely for screening anemic and antenatal patients?
 

Author(s): Joseph Philip, Ravi Shankar Sarkar, Neerja Kushwaha

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;56(2):109-13.

 

Hemoglobinopathies are the most common inherited red cell disorders worldwide. Identification of these disorders is immensely important epidemiologically and for improved management protocols.

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2013

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Castleman-Kojima disease (TAFRO syndrome) : a novel systemic inflammatory disease characterized by a constellation of symptoms, namely, thrombocytopenia, ascites (anasarca), microcytic anemia, myelofibrosis, renal dysfunction, and organomegaly : a status report and summary of Fukushima (6 June, 2012) and Nagoya meetings (22 September, 2012).
 

Author(s): Hiroshi Kawabata, Kazue Takai, Masaru Kojima, Naoya Nakamura, Sadao Aoki, Shigeo Nakamura, Tomohiro Kinoshita, Yasufumi Masaki

Journal: J Clin Exp Hematop. 2013 ;53(1):57-61.

 

Recently, a unique clinicopathologic variant of multicentric Castleman's disease (MCD) has been identified in Japan. This disease is characterized by a constellation of symptoms, as listed in the title, and multiple lymphadenopathy of mild degree with a pathologic diagnosis of atypical ...

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2013

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The terms "Microcytic anemia" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Molecular basis of inherited microcytic anemia due to defects in iron acquisition or heme synthesis.
 

Author(s): Achille Iolascon, Luigia De Falco, Carole Beaumont

Journal: Haematologica. 2009 Mar;94(3):395-408.

 

Microcytic anemia is the most commonly encountered anemia in general medical practice. Nutritional iron deficiency and beta thalassemia trait are the primary causes in pediatrics, whereas bleeding disorders and anemia of chronic disease are common in adulthood. Microcytic hypochromic ...

Last Updated: 2 Mar 2009

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alpha-globin gene deletion and point mutation analysis among in Iranian patients with microcytic hypochromic anemia.
 

Author(s): Masoud Garshasbi, Christian Oberkanins, Hai Yang Law, Maryam Neishabury, Roxana Kariminejad, Hossein Najmabadi

Journal: Haematologica. 2003 Oct;88(10):1196-7.

 

We tested 67 Iranian individuals, presenting with low mean corpuscular volume (MCV) and mean corpuscular hemoglobin (MCH) levels, normal hemoglobin electrophoresis and iron status, for the presence of twelve common alpha-thalassemia gene deletions and point mutations. Five different ...

Last Updated: 13 Oct 2003

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