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  1. Amer Zeidan, M.D.

    ... the clinical benefits of lenalidomide and iron chelation therapy in patients with MDS at the population level. Dr. Zeidan ...

    Bio last updated 03/11/2016 - 1:41pm.

  2. FAQs

    ... and antibiotics, and may include growth factors or iron chelation for some patients. Immunosuppressive therapy lowers your ...

    Topic section last updated 03/02/2016 - 11:42am.

  3. Clinical Trials Report for April 2014

    ... Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Event Free Survival With Iron Chelation Therapy Study (TELESTO) The primary purpose of this study is to ...

    Page last updated 04/18/2014 - 3:36pm.

  4. Clinical Trials Report for September 2015

    ... risk myelodysplastic syndrome who failed hypomethylating therapy, and patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) who underwent induction ... Syndromes (MDS) Event Free Survival With Iron Chelation Therapy Study The primary purpose of this study is to ...

    Page last updated 08/26/2015 - 1:05pm.

  5. Infections in myelodysplastic syndromes: a review

    ... leading to emergence of drug resistance and iron overload from chronic transfusions. One retrospective study showed an ... to AML.   [RB1] should be called iron chelation Reviewer ...

    Research Review last updated 05/02/2016 - 9:28am.

  6. Patient Education Materials

    ... additional sources of information and assistance. Iron Overload in Patients With Bone Marrow Failure Disease: Resulting ... result. Causes, symptoms, tests, and treatments ( iron chelation therapy , and phlebotomy) are reviewed in this fact sheet that all ...

    Page last updated 11/06/2013 - 4:28pm.

  7. What are the treatments for MDS?

    ... to increase blood counts, treat infections and treat iron overload and typically include blood transfusions and antibiotics, and for some patients, may also include growth factors or iron chelation. Immunosuppressive therapy:  Consists of medicines to keep the ...

    FAQ last updated 03/15/2016 - 11:31pm.

  8. Nursing Education Modules on MDS Disease Management and Patient Education

    ... EPO, lenalidomide , immune suppression,       iron chelation Treatment options for high-risk MDS – azacitidine , ...

    Page last updated 04/27/2015 - 2:44pm.