hemolytic anemia


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Related to hemolytic anemia: hemolytic uremic syndrome, iron deficiency anemia, autoimmune hemolytic anemia

hemolytic anemia

[¦hē·mə¦lid·ik ə′nē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
A decrease in the blood concentration of hemoglobin and the number of erythrocytes, due to the inability of the mature erythrocytes to survive in the circulating blood.
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Hemolytic anemia in a patient with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.
In order to free sickle cell patients from the numerous manifestations of hemolytic anemia, bone marrow transplant candidates must have a suitable donor, who is usually a primary family member.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Acquired (Autoimmune) Hemolytic Anemia - Pipeline Review, H2 2012', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.
Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) is a rare disorder characterized by microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, microthrombi, and multiorgan injury.
The patient was a Jehovah's Witness and refused transfusion; she was started on solumedrol for a diagnosis of autoimmune hemolytic anemia and immune-mediated thrombocytopenia.
The illnesses were linked to hemolytic anemia that was eventually traced to brown recluse spider bites.
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A new American research has found two genetic alterations linked to a benign enzyme condition that prevent hepatitis C patients from developing treatment-related hemolytic anemia.
Immune hemolytic anemia (IHA) results from an immune mediated response to red blood cell (RBC) surface antigens.
Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) is a microangiopathic hemolytic anemia with considerable morbidity and mortality.
There was one case of hemolytic anemia that occurred with 25-36 weeks of exposure.
Methylene blue-induced Heinz body hemolytic anemia.