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  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 07/20/2018 - 5:15pm.

  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 07/20/2018 - 5:15pm.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  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.