hemolytic anemia


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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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Resolution of severe Donath-Landsteiner autoimmune hemolytic anemia temporally associated with institution of plasmapheresis.
It must be kept in mind that myelolipomas can, though rarely, cause severe hemolytic anemia and can be located in an extra-adrenal site, and in any part of the body.
3) Since this discovery, the DAT has become a critical tool in the assessment of both immune and drug-induced hemolytic anemias, HDFN, as well as a fundamental step in the evaluation of patients experiencing transfusion reactions.
12] in a patient presenting with microangiopathic hemolytic anemia are associated with fewer complications and significant clinical improvement compared to plasma exchange for presumed thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Hemolytic Anemia: 9 cases of Hemolytic anemia were diagnosed in the present series.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Acquired (Autoimmune) Hemolytic Anemia
Concomitant clinical presentation of PDA endocarditis with hemolytic anemia due to collision and sheer stress of blood across of PDA that narrowed by vegetation is exceedingly rare phenomenon.
The acute and transient nature of idiopathic immune hemolytic anemia in childhood.
This case deserves to be mentioned as psoriasis is a rare clinical association in patients with type 3 MAS and has not been reported previously with vitiligo and autoimmune hemolytic anemia in the same patient, though it has been reported once with connective tissue disorders and primary biliary cirrhosis.
The INAD is directed to ten canine disorders corresponding to hepatitis, glomerulonephritis, osteoarthritis, Crohn's disease, inflammatory bowel disease, spinal cord/disc disease, meningoencephalitis, hemolytic anemia, pancreatitis and sepsis.
Individuals with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency are at risk for an acute, severe hemolytic anemia, but anemia can occur regardless of G6PD phenotype.
Investigations revealed a positive Direct antiglobulin test and a diagnosis of Autoimmune hemolytic anemia was made.