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  1. Randomized Phase III Study of Lenalidomide Versus Placebo in RBC Transfusion-Dependent Patients With Lower-Risk Non-del(5q) Myelodysplastic Syndromes and Ineligible for or Refractory to Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents

    ... The most common treatment-emergent adverse events were neutropenia and thrombocytopenia . CONCLUSION: Lenalidomide ...

    Research Article last updated 07/18/2016 - 10:30am.

  2. Bone marrow hypocellularity does not affect tolerance or efficacy of azacitidine in patients with higher-risk myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... of cellularity. Grade 3-4 thrombocytopenia and neutropenia occurred similarly in hypocellular patients treated with ...

    Research Article last updated 02/04/2014 - 1:32pm.

  3. Maintenance treatment with azacytidine for patients with high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) or acute myeloid leukaemia following MDS in complete remission after induction chemotherapy.

    ... tolerated. Grade III-IV thrombocytopenia and neutropenia occurred after 9.5 and 30% of the cycles, respectively, while ...

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

  4. Rigosertib versus best supportive care for patients with high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes after failure of hypomethylating drugs (ONTIME): a randomised, controlled, phase 3 trial

    ... group), thrombocytopenia (35 [19%] vs six [7%]), neutropenia (31 [17%] vs seven [8%]), febrile neutropenia (22 [12%] vs ten [11%]), and pneumonia (22 [12%] vs ten [11%]). 41 ...

    Research Article last updated 06/07/2016 - 11:10am.

  5. Myelodysplastic syndromes: Contemporary review and how we treat

    ... (ESAs, danazol, HMA), thrombocytopenia (HMA), or neutropenia (myeloid growth factors). Conversely, there is no controlled ...

    Research Article last updated 04/29/2016 - 1:05pm.

  6. Types

    ... iron or vitamins RN (Refractory Neutropenia ) – Low white cell count RT (Refractory ... Low white blood cell count (neutropenia) or low platelet count (thrombocytopenia) ...

    Topic section last updated 11/14/2016 - 1:11pm.

  7. Antibiotics

    ... don't have enough healthy neutrophils are said to have neutropenia . Because of their low white count, they may get infections ... and have trouble getting rid of infections. If you have neutropenia, your doctor may ask you to take antibiotics. These medicines help ...

    Page last updated 11/13/2014 - 10:00am.

  8. Stem Cell Transplant Using Peripheral and Cord Blood Stem Cells to Treat Severe Aplastic Anemia and Myelopdysplastic Syndrome

    ... contained within the cord unit resulting in prolonged neutropenia and failure of engraftment which contributes to ... rapid engraftment and reduce TRM secondary to prolonged neutropenia associated with conventional UCBT. This research protocol ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/25/2016 - 2:18pm.

  9. Effectiveness of lenalidomide in patients over 75 vs. patients under 75 with RBC transfusion-dependent low/int-1-risk MDS and del5q

    ... common serious side effects of lenalidomide therapy are neutropenia (low neutrophil count) and thrombocytopenia ... to stop treatment altogether for this reason (4% vs. 3%).  Neutropenia, in and of itself, did not appear to affect older patients ...

    Research Review last updated 05/02/2016 - 9:32am.

  10. Sexuality and Intimacy

    ...  Chronic fatigue, shortness of breath, chest pain Neutropenia :  Increased risk for infection Thrombocytopenia : ...

    Page last updated 05/02/2016 - 10:09am.