aplastic anemia


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aplastic anemia

[ā′plas·tik ə′nēm·yə]
(medicine)
A blood disorder in which lymphocytes predominate while there is a deficiency of erythrocytes, hemoglobin, and granulocytes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Therefore, it is necessary to study the Effect of DBT on immune-mediated aplastic anemia bone marrow proliferation.
previously disclosed that platelet counts were increased after intravenous PEG-reHuMGDF, a truncated recombinant version of c-mpl ligand (thrombopoietin), in aplastic anemia and myelodysplasia.
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Aplastic anemia. Aplastic anemia, also known as hypoplastic anemia, produces a decline in blood cell production due to bone marrow depression.
Significant progress has been made in treating aplastic anemia in the past five years, specialists say.
Each year, it is estimated that more than 40,000 Americans are diagnosed with aplastic anemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS), serious and non-contagious bone marrow failure diseases.
Chloramphenicol has a potentially life-threatening side effect, idiosyncratic aplastic anemia. Fortunately few people are susceptible to the dangers of chloramphenicol.
Chloramphenicol has a potentially life-threatening side effect, idiosyncratic aplastic anemia. Few people are susceptible to the dangers of chloramphenicol.
In our previous study of a small number of patients, p53 protein was not overexpressed in acquired aplastic anemia, while it was commonly overexpressed in RA.