He said the medial report mentioned that the patient had been given enough blood platelets
on time as found by the committee from the the blood cell and tissue tests reports attached with the victim's medical file.
Dr Shahinaz clarified that blood platelet
donation is similar to blood donation but it takes longer time.
Clearance of the Company's supplemental NDA provides for even broader use of Agrylin as the only drug indicated for treating thrombocythemia (elevated blood platelet
count) in ET, PV, CML, and other myeloproliferative disorders.
Human BioSystems (OTCBB:HBSC), developer of preservation platforms for organs and other biomaterials, announces today that it plans to commence blood platelet
testing at a second independent laboratory under a research agreement signed in June, 2005.
A genetically engineered molecule developed by Ares-Serono, IL-6 is showing promise in the treatment of blood platelet
deficiency (thrombocytopenia), a condition frequently resulting from chemotherapy and radiotherapy in cancer treatment.
Some point to increases in blood pressure or heart rate, while other studies hint that an increased tendency of blood platelets
to clump or stick together when a person gets up in the morning may reduce blood flow in arteries already narrowed by atherosclerotic plaque (SN: 6/27/87, p.
It interacts with blood platelets
and fibrin to form a hemostatic matrix -- a gelatinous clear shield that seals the wound and stops bleeding quickly and safely.
Currently housed in the pediatrics intensive care unit at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Los Angeles, Kristen is in critical but stable condition, under constant supervision and is in great need of blood and blood platelets
The dose-limiting toxicities were elevation of liver enzymes, which was reversible, and diminished levels of blood platelets
(thrombocytopenia) at doses above the maximum tolerated dose.
The antibodies of its victims mistakenly destroy blood platelets
SAN DIEGO -- Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq:LGNDE) announced today that the company has earned a $2 million milestone payment from GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK) with that company's filing of an IND for SB-559448, a small-molecule drug that mimics the activity of thrombopoietin (TPO), a protein factor that promotes growth and production of blood platelets
There, the cause of her bleeding was found to be a low count of blood platelets
, said her Kaiser doctor, Leora Britvan.