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  1. Strong results for SAA patients at Johns Hopkins

    ... of the patients' red and white blood cell and platelet counts had returned to normal levels without the need for blood ...

    Article last updated 02/07/2017 - 11:05am.

  2. Response to lenalidomide in myelodysplastic syndromes with del(5q): influence of cytogenetics and mutations.

    ... Low karyotype complexity (by CC) and a high baseline platelet count (>280 × 109 /l) were associated with the achievement of ... important predictor for lenalidomide treatment failure was a platelet count <280 × 109 /l (Odds Ratio = 6·17, P = 0·040). This study ...

    Research Article last updated 07/29/2014 - 8:58am.

  3. PNH - Treatment (OLD)

    ... PNH patients are: Red blood cell transfusion Platelet transfusion A transfusion for red blood cells takes 2 to 4 hours. A platelet transfusion takes 30 to 60 minutes. ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:09pm.

  4. Interim analysis of post-marketing surveillance of eculizumab for paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria in Japan

    ... were observed, especially in patients with platelet count ≥150 × 109/L. Approximately 97 % of patients showed ...

    Research Article last updated 11/02/2016 - 10:39am.

  5. My Son, the Athlete and Survivor

    ... romiplostim, but during the tapering phase his platelet count took a small jump up to 63,000. While continuing to taper, ... and basketball. Needless to say, his diagnosis and the low platelet counts have left him sitting on the bench doing stats or assistant ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 12/14/2016 - 1:53pm.

  6. Fighting PNH While Helping PNH Patients

    ... again -- I was away from it for about a year. My platelet count had not been that bad… it was the hemolysis , ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 11/21/2016 - 12:47pm.

  7. Red Blood Cell Transfusion Dependency and Hyperferritinemia Are Associated with Impaired Survival in Patients Diagnosed with Myelodysplastic Syndromes: Results from the First Polish MDS-PALG Registry

    ... RBC-transfusion dependence (p = 0.0033; HR 2.67L), platelet transfusion dependence (p = 0.0071; HR 3.321), hemoglobin ... concentration higher than 1000 ng/L (p = 0.0023; HR = 2.94), platelet count lower than 10 G/L (p = 0.0081 HR = 5.04), acute leukemia ...

    Research Article last updated 10/06/2016 - 1:01pm.

  8. Design and rationale of the QUAZAR Lower-Risk MDS (AZA-MDS-003) trial: a randomized phase 3 study of CC-486 (oral azacitidine) plus best supportive care vs placebo plus best supportive care in patients with IPSS lower-risk myelodysplastic syndromes and po

    ... who may have required red blood cell or platelet transfusions. The overall response rate was 40 %, including ... include overall survival, hematologic response including platelet response and erythroid response, RBC transfusion independence ...

    Research Article last updated 06/23/2016 - 10:17am.

  9. Interim analysis of post-marketing surveillance of eculizumab for paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria in Japan

    ... were observed, especially in patients with platelet count ≥150 × 109/L. Approximately 97 % of patients showed ...

    Research Article last updated 08/15/2016 - 9:10am.

  10. Special Issues for People with Aplastic Anemia

    ... idea to: Get a red blood cell count and a platelet count Get transfusions if necessary Ask your doctor if ... risk of problems during pregnancy if: You have a low platelet count. You also have PNH . If you have had aplastic ...

    Page last updated 06/08/2017 - 2:07pm.