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  1. Judi Wilkinson

    ... her white blood cells and platelets were zero, and her hemoglobin was under five. The diagnosis was very severe aplastic ...

    "Like You" Patient Story last updated 06/01/2017 - 10:33am.

  2. Ron Duncan, Texas Walk Committee

    ... steadily improving during that time and reached normal hemoglobin levels in March of 2013,  but I still take medications. My ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 01/06/2017 - 10:52am.

  3. Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With High Risk Acute Myeloid Leukemia

    ... due to direct bone marrow involvement of disease Hemoglobin > 8.0 gm/dL, transfusion allowed Serum creatinine < 2.0 x ... donor has tested negative); testing for the presence of hemoglobin S is not required DONOR: Positive infectious disease test as ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm.

  4. Genetic Polymorphism of the Complement Receptor-1 (CR1) Gene Correlates with the Clinical Response to Eculizumab of Patients with Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)

    ... with PNH who go on Eculizumab have an increase in their hemoglobin up to the normal range and never require another transfusion. Other patients will have an increase in their hemoglobin and will be able to discontinue transfusions, but will still be ...

    Research Review last updated 05/02/2016 - 9:25am.

  5. Types of Blood Transfusions

    ... carry oxygen from the lungs, on a substance called hemoglobin , to every part of the body. Hemoglobin is a protein that contains iron. Red blood cells also carry carbon ...

    Page last updated 10/31/2014 - 2:34pm.

  6. Fludarabine/Clofarabine/Busulfan Combined With SAHA in Acute Leukemia

    ... FVC and DLCO at least 45% of expected corrected for hemoglobin . Children unable to perform pulmonary functions must have an ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 06/06/2016 - 11:07am.

  7. A Pilot, Phase I/II Study of the Amino Acid Leucine in the Treatment of Patients With Transfusion-Dependent Diamond Blackfan Anemia (LeucineDBA)

    ... a capsule and will be taken three times daily. Blood hemoglobin levels will be monitored every 3-4 weeks for 9 months. The ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 8:40am.

  8. Clone of Aplastic Anemia

    ... half of blood. Red blood cells are filled with the protein hemoglobin that picks up oxygen in the lungs and brings it to cells all ...

    Page last updated 03/13/2016 - 12:46pm.

  9. Diagnosis

    ... blood count (CBC) to look for signs of low hemoglobin . This test uses a number of methods to measure how many of each ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:04pm.

  10. Interviews with the Experts: The Complement System in PNH

    ... the holes and pores on the cell surface, releasing the hemoglobin inside the cell through the holes –  the hemoglobin escapes the cell walls. This is the point where hemolysis ...

    Interview last updated 08/31/2016 - 8:39am.