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  1. Clinical Outcomes in Adult Patients with Aplastic Anemia- a single institution experience

    ... at 3 and 6 months, respectively. While additional growth factor interventions led to faster count recovery, there were no ...

    Research Article last updated 09/13/2017 - 7:40am.

  2. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)

    ... of mature PNH red blood cells. Some doctors believe this growth happens because people with PNH have bone marrow that is weaker than ... Having aplastic anemia is the only known risk factor for developing PNH. More than 10 out of every 100 people with aplastic ...

    Page last updated 07/20/2018 - 5:15pm.

  3. Growth Factors

    ... Red Cell Growth Factor Red cell growth factor is ...

    Topic section last updated 04/06/2016 - 12:37pm.

  4. Making Progress for Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    ... treatment because in CMML they have oversensitivity to a growth factor called GM-CSF, where Jakafi will target. We conducted the first ...

    Article last updated 07/26/2017 - 10:25am.

  5. Treatment of low-risk myelodysplastic syndromes

    ... neutropenia is targeted symptomatically with growth factor supportive care , the immunosuppressive treatments are ...

    Research Article last updated 01/26/2017 - 10:42am.

  6. Growth Factors

    ... Growth factors cause your bone marrow to produce more blood cells. They may ... not replace immunosuppressive therapy. Red cell growth factor is called erythropoietin or EPO for short. It is a hormone ...

    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:43pm.

  7. What are the treatments for aplastic anemia?

    ... blood transfusions and antibiotics and for certain patients, growth factors or iron chelation. Immunosuppressive therapy:  Works to ... aplastic anemia. This drug is a platelet growth factor , but seems to stimulate growth of red cells and white cells too. ...

    FAQ last updated 01/04/2018 - 12:29pm.

  8. Eltrombopag Added to IST Yields Encouraging Results

    ... cells with a drug that mimics the actions of a natural growth substance for marrow stem cells while suppressing the immune system ... burden by giving them a drug known to be a growth factor for platelets. To our surprise, we observed not only an improvement ...

    Interview last updated 05/24/2017 - 7:44am.

  9. PNH - Treatment (OLD)

    ... Growth Factors Growth factors are ... red blood cell transfusion . Red cell growth factor is called erythropoietin or EPO for short. It is a protein ...

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

  10. Growth Factors

    Growth factors cause your bone marrow to produce more blood cells. They ... do not replace immunosuppressive therapy. Red cell growth factor is called erythropoietin or EPO for short. It is a ...

    Page last updated 11/13/2014 - 9:34am.