Search | Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation

Search

Search results

  1. When is iron overload deleterious, and when and how should iron chelation therapy be administered in myelodysplastic syndromes?

    ... but also on the extent of chronic exposure to non- transferrin -bound iron (NTBI), including labile plasma iron (LPI) ...

    Research Article last updated 03/06/2014 - 11:39am.

  2. Efficacy and safety of deferasirox in myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... may lead to organ damage due to accumulation of non- transferrin -bound iron with consequent increased oxidative stress. Iron ...

    Research Article last updated 03/05/2013 - 9:15am.

  3. Cardiac iron overload in chronically transfused patients with thalassemia, sickle cell anemia, or myelodysplastic syndrome

    ... levels showed a strong association with LIC. Non- transferrin -bound iron was high in the thalassemia and MDS groups but low ...

    Research Article last updated 03/22/2017 - 10:46am.

  4. Iron Chelation Therapy

    ... body how to get rid of excess iron. A protein called transferrin carries iron through your blood and to your organs where it is ... doctors how much iron is stored in your body. Serum transferrin saturation: A serum transferrin saturation test measures the ...

    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:40pm.

  5. Iron Chelation

    ... serum ferritin level, iron concentration, and transferrin saturation. It is possible your doctor may do other tests like ...

    Topic section last updated 06/23/2016 - 3:56pm.

  6. Iron Overload and MDS

    ... in tissue injury, the free and unbound form of iron (non- transferrin -bound iron or NTBI), particularly labile plasma iron ...

    Research Review last updated 05/02/2016 - 9:18am.

  7. MEDALIST Trial

    ... bone marrow aspirate stain for iron, calculated transferrin saturation (iron/total iron   binding capacity) ≤ 20%, or ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 02/22/2017 - 11:42am.

  8. MDS - Treatment (OLD)

    ... use these tests to check iron levels: Serum transferrin saturation measures the amount of iron in your blood. ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:01pm.