Hemoglobinuria


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hemoglobinuria

[‚hē·mə‚glō·bə′nu̇r·ē·ə]
(medicine)
A pathological condition in which the urine contains hemoglobin.

Hemoglobinuria

 

the presence of hemoglobin in urine. It usually is a result of the intravascular decomposition of red blood cells following the transfusion of incompatible blood, the effect of some chemical and biological poisons and drugs that cannot be tolerated or of any of several causative agents of infections, extensive injuries, and so on.

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2) Abstract 254 entitled "Long term outcomes in patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) with sustained eculizumab treatment," presented by Dr.
Abstract #254, "Long term outcomes in patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) with sustained eculizumab treatment," Hillmen, et al.
A second set of PNH Registry data were presented in a poster session yesterday titled, "Use of Blood Transfusion in Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria Patients with and without Aplastic Anemia in the Global PNH Registry.
Firstly, the report begins with a basic overview of the Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria market including definitions, classifications, therapeutics developments and industry chain mechanism.
Red-brown urine may be caused by intake of certain foods and medications and by hematuria, hemoglobinuria, myoglobinuria, and porphyrinuria.
Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria can be confirmed by Ham's test and flow cytometry.
As it has been recognized that C3GP and DDD are due to dysregulation of the ACP, there has been growing interest in the use of eculizumab, particularly given its effectiveness in treating paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria [13] and atypical hemolytic anemia [14,15], two other diseases mediated by abnormal control of ACP.
Baseline characteristics and disease burden in patients in the International Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria Registry.
Particular focus of the study is on the negative consequences on milk production and farm incomes due to mastitis, Parturient Hemoglobinuria, Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), and tick infestations.
Eculizumab therapy led to "acceptable" outcomes among pregnant women with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH), investigators reported in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Akari will focus on development and commercialization of life-transforming treatments for a range of rare and orphan autoimmune and inflammatory diseases caused by dysregulation of complement C5, including paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria and atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome.
Laboratory values included levels of bilirubin of 89 [micro]mol/L, lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) of 1,976 (reference 120-240) U/L, hemoglobin of 81 g/L and marked hemoglobinuria.