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  1. The dysfunction of platelets in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria

    ... of thrombosis in PNH remains unclear. To explore this, platelet function and serum complement activity were investigated in 14 ... assay (ELISA), and the levels of C5b-9, CD61 and CD62p on platelet membranes were determined by flow cytometry . Clinical ...

    Research Article last updated 11/02/2016 - 10:37am.

  2. Horse ATG Saves Young Equestrian

    ... Liviya immediately began receiving blood and platelet transfusions, of course. We learned that Liviya’s older brother ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 01/04/2017 - 3:06pm.

  3. Alternative Donor Transplantation with High-Dose Post-Transplantation Cyclophosphamide for Refractory Severe Aplastic Anemia

    ... was 25 (range, 2 to 58) days, and to last platelet transfusion to keep platelets counts over 50 × 103/mm3 was ...

    Research Article last updated 01/24/2017 - 10:04am.

  4. Left main crossover stenting in a patient with severe thrombocytopenia due to aplastic anemia

    ... because of severe thrombocytopenia and anemia ( platelet 11 × 103/μL, hemoglobin 6.4 g/dL). Refractory ...

    Research Article last updated 12/09/2016 - 2:08pm.

  5. Eltrombopag Olamine in Improving Platelet Recovery in Older Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia Undergoing Chemotherapy

    ... eltrombopag olamine works in improving the recovery of platelet counts in older patients with acute myeloid leukemia undergoing ... first treatment given for a disease) chemotherapy . Platelet counts recover more slowly in older patients, leading to risk of ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 05/03/2016 - 11:56am.

  6. The Effect of Decitabine Dose Modification and Myelosuppression on Response and Survival in Patients With Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    ... Cox regression analyses of red blood cell or platelet dependence, myelosuppression, dose modification, cycle delay or ... reduction, and survival effects. In 182 patients, baseline platelet dependence was a predictor for dose modification, reduction, or ...

    Research Article last updated 06/02/2014 - 11:03am.

  7. Selective splenic artery embolization for the treatment of thrombocytopenia and hypersplenism in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria

    ... Three of 4 patients had an improvement in their platelet count, and 3 of 3 had major improvement in abdominal pain/discomfort. The one patient whose platelet count did not respond had developed marrow failure, and she did well ...

    Research Article last updated 04/17/2014 - 1:34pm.

  8. Phase II clinical study of erlotinib for treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... patients with transfusion-dependent anemia or platelet counts <50 × 109 /L or a significant clinical hemorrhage requiring platelet transfusion or ANC <1 × 109 /L were eligible, with most of our ...

    Research Article last updated 05/22/2014 - 10:33am.

  9. Special Precautions

    ... clots Can cause serious bleeding in people with a low platelet count May require platelet transfusions before surgery. If you do have surgery, it is a ...

    Topic section last updated 09/08/2017 - 12:34pm.

  10. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)

    ... clots Can cause serious bleeding in people with a low platelet count May require platelet transfusions before surgery. If you do have surgery, it is a ...

    Page last updated 09/30/2017 - 11:34am.