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Beta Thalassemia

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Beta Thalassemia" returned 38 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Hepatocellular Carcinoma in β-Thalassemia Patients: Review of the Literature with Molecular Insight into Liver Carcinogenesis.
Last Updated: Mar 27, 2019

With the continuing progress in managing patients with thalassemia, especially in the setting of iron overload and iron chelation, the life span of these patients is increasing, while concomitantly increasing incidences of many diseases that were less likely to show when survival ...

Atrial fibrillation in β-thalassemia Major Patients: Diagnosis, Management and Therapeutic Options.
Last Updated: Jan 02, 2019

The prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AFib) in β-thalassemia major (β-TM) patients has increased in the last few years, reaching up to 33.0%. Several factors may drive this value to even more in the next few years. We summarized the main challenges in the management and therapy ...

How I manage medical complications of β-thalassemia in adults.
Last Updated: Jul 16, 2019

The complex pathophysiology in β-thalassemia can translate to multiple morbidities that affect every organ system. Improved survival due to advances in management means that patients are exposed to the harmful effects of ineffective erythropoiesis, anemia, and iron overload for a ...

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Beta Thalassemia" returned 850 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Activin-A is elevated in patients with thalassemia major and double heterozygous sickle cell/beta-thalassemia and correlates with markers of hemolysis and bone mineral density.
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2019

Despite the advances in the management of hemoglobinopathies, further insight into disease pathophysiology is necessary to improve our therapeutic approach. Activin-A has emerged as a regulator of erythropoiesis and bone turnover in malignant disorders; however, clinical data in hemoglobinopathies ...

Beta-thalassemia: renal complications and mechanisms: a narrative review.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2019

Beta-thalassemias are a group of recessively autosomal inherited disorders of hemoglobin synthesis, which, due to mutations of the beta-globin gene, lead to various degrees of defective beta-chain production, an imbalance in alpha/beta-globin chain synthesis, ineffective erythropoiesis, ...

Effect of heterozygous beta thalassemia on HbA1c levels in individuals without diabetes mellitus: A cross sectional study.
Last Updated: Jun 13, 2019

To investigate the effect of heterozygous β-thalassemia on HbA1c levels in a population without diabetes mellitus (DM).

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