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  1. Patient Trusts Her Instincts in Finding the Right Treatment

    ... denial. When I was first diagnosed in August 2014, my hemoglobin was in the 9’s.  (normal is 12-18) and I had no symptoms.  I ... but after six months, no improvement was seen and my hemoglobin counts continued to slowly decline. My local doctor and my doctor at ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 05/10/2018 - 11:01am.

  2. A phase 3 randomized placebo-controlled trial of darbepoetin alfa in patients with anemia and lower-risk myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... Eligible patients had low/intermediate-1 risk MDS, hemoglobin ⩽10 g/dl, low transfusion burden, and serum ... alfa. A total of 147 patients were randomized, with median hemoglobin of 9.3 (Q1:8.8, Q3:9.7) g/dl and median baseline serum ...

    Research Article last updated 07/11/2017 - 10:16am.

  3. Foundation Update - October 2017

    ... know how Barry even got to the hospital alive with a hemoglobin of only five. Barry simply said that it hadn't been easy. Read ...

    Article last updated 11/30/2017 - 2:30pm.

  4. Types

    ... 5 - 10 > 10 __ Hemoglobin ≥ 10 __ ...

    Topic section last updated 06/12/2018 - 12:54pm.

  5. Barry Gore

    ... know how he even got to the hospital alive with a hemoglobin of only five. Barry simply said that it hadn't been easy. ...

    "Like You" Patient Story last updated 04/26/2018 - 3:09pm.

  6. My Son's Aplastic Anemia

    ... anemia . His counts were extremely low – his hemoglobin was 31, platelets were 3 and his white cell count was 0. The ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 9:57am.

  7. Builds supportive community to help him with MDS and bone marrow transplant

    ... first platelet transfusion . Continuing drops in hemoglobin levels necessitated a blood transfusion as well. Procrit ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:50am.

  8. What is a complete blood count test (CBC)?

    ... protects you from different types of infections. Hemoglobin ( Hgb ) measures the amount of this oxygen-carrying protein ... percent is red blood cells. This number is about 3 times the hemoglobin. Platelet count measures the number of platelets in ...

    FAQ last updated 01/04/2018 - 12:09pm.

  9. Foundation Update - April 2016

    ... , (Vidaza®) and deferoxamine (Desferal®). My hemoglobin ranges from 9.2 to 7.2. I have had four transfusions so far this ...

    Article last updated 10/09/2017 - 2:57pm.

  10. A Phase III, International, Randomized, Controlled Study of Rigosertib versus Physician’s Choice of Treatment in Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndrome after Failure of a Hypomethylating Agent

    ... < 1800/L or platelet count < 100,000/L or hemoglobin [Hgb] <10 g/dL) d.  Progression (according to 2006 IWG ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 05/04/2018 - 3:53pm.