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  1. 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.

  2. 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 01/20/2015 - 4:40pm.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Sexuality and Intimacy

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

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

  6. Pathophysiology and management of thrombocytopenia in bone marrow failure: possible clinical applications of thrombopoietin receptor agonists in aplastic anemia and myelodysplastic syndromes.

    ... or all three blood cell lineages may be dangerously low. Neutropenia results in infections, anemia in fatigue and exacerbation of ...

    Research Review last updated 05/02/2016 - 9:21am.

  7. A Pilot Study of a Thrombopoietin-Receptor Agonist, Eltrombopag, in Patients With Low to Int-2 Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)

    ... marrow disorders characterized by anemia , neutropenia , and thrombocytopenia (low red blood cell , ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 12:35pm.

  8. Extended Dosing With Eltrombopag for Severe Aplastic Anemia

    ... be partial, with persistent thrombocytopenia , neutropenia , and/or anemia. About 30% of responding patients either relapse ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/26/2016 - 9:36am.

  9. Symptoms

    ... A low white blood cell count is called neutropenia . In general, a low white cell count lowers an aplastic ...

    Topic section last updated 04/19/2016 - 3:34pm.

  10. What is MDS? iPad App

    ... such as anemia (low red blood cell count), neutropenia (low white blood cell count) and thrombocytopenia ...

    Page last updated 10/28/2015 - 2:31pm.