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  1. Prognostic pre-transplant factors in myelodysplastic syndromes primarily treated by high dose allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a retrospective study of the MDS subcommittee of the CMWP of the EBMT

    ... of 1.89; P = 0.03 and HR 2.67; P = 0.03). The HR's for ferritin level and comorbidity were not significantly increased. ...

    Research Article last updated 10/06/2016 - 11:40am.

  2. Experts expound on iron overload in MDS

    ... myelodysplastic syndromes is that an increased ferritin level is associated with an increased mortality. And this increased ferritin level, obviously, is associated with an increased transfusion rate for ...

    Article last updated 10/19/2016 - 10:04am.

  3. Efficacy and safety of deferasirox in myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... deferasirox , has been shown to reduce serum ferritin levels in chelation naïve and pre-treated patients and to reduce ...

    Research Article last updated 03/05/2013 - 9:15am.

  4. Impact of iron overload in myelodysplastic syndromes.

    ... addition, in patients with lower-risk MDS, a high serum ferritin level has been associated with an increased risk of leukaemic ...

    Research Article last updated 10/11/2011 - 5:58pm.

  5. Chronic treatment of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria patients with eculizumab: safety, efficacy, and unexpected laboratory phenomena

    ... transfusion independent. A significant increase in ferritin levels from a median of 104 μg/l before to a median of 528 μg/l ...

    Research Article last updated 10/11/2011 - 5:58pm.

  6. Iron overload in myelodysplastic syndromes: diagnosis and management.

    ... reduces iron load as measured by changes in serum ferritin and may prolong overall survival. Iron chelation strategies ...

    Research Article last updated 10/11/2011 - 5:58pm.

  7. Adequate iron chelation therapy for at least six months improves survival in transfusion-dependent patients with lower risk myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... chelation rate was 63% but 88% among patients with serum ferritin ≥1000μg/L. Of the 80 chelated patients, 70% were chelated ...

    Research Article last updated 07/29/2014 - 12:11pm.

  8. Revised International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS-R) for myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... in the IPSS. Patient age, performance status, serum ferritin and LDH were significant additive features for survival but not ...

    Research Article last updated 07/29/2014 - 8:54am.

  9. Hypoalbuminemia is an independent prognostic factor for overall survival in myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... co-variate for OS after adjustment for IPSS, age, serum ferritin , and transfusion dependence (hazard ratio = 0.8; 95% CI 0.6-0.9; P ...

    Research Article last updated 11/05/2012 - 9:05am.

  10. Revised International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) Predicts Survival and Leukemic Evolution of Myelodysplastic Syndromes Significantly Better Than IPSS and WHO Prognostic Scoring System: Validation by the Gruppo Romano Mielodisplasie Italian Regional

    ... IPSS, WPSS, age, lactate dehydrogenase , ferritin concentration, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance ...

    Research Article last updated 08/07/2013 - 9:18am.