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erythropoiesis

[ə‚rith·rə‚pȯi′ē·səs]
(physiology)
The process by which erythrocytes are formed. Also known as erythrocytopoiesis.
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Appendix I (Following Code of Best Practice, ASX) Name of trial CUV039: A Phase III, Multicentre, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study to Confirm the Safety and Efficacy of Subcutaneous Bioresorbable Afamelanotide Implants in Patients with Erythropoietic Protoporphyria (EPP).
Molecular characterization of erythropoietic protoporphyria in South Africa.
Erythropoiesis requires considerable amounts of iron, so suppression of hepatic hepcidin synthesis by erythropoietic signals is of great physiological importance.
Erythropoietic porphyria: Lipid peroxidation and membrane damage associated with photohaemolysis.
However, other unexplored factors may also be involved in the erythropoietic response to hypoxemia and need to be explored.
Erythropoietic agents should be used together with intravenous iron in IBD patients with the anaemia of chronic disease.
The sTfR concentration in an individual reflects the extent of erythropoietic activity and is considered a useful marker of iron deficiency (1,3).
It turns out that the historical inspiration for the great novel's vampirism may have been the hematological disorder of congenital erythropoietic porphyria.
We are very excited about the erythropoietic property of HemoTech," said Dr.
Erythropoietic protoporphyria patients can develop cholestasis, severe hepatic damage, fibrosis, and cirrhosis.
For example, in erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) there is an excess of protoporphyrin (PP) while in congenital erythropoietic porphyria (Gunther's disease) there are high levels of uroporphyrin (UP), the photosensitivity being more severe in this case (26).
Data have shown that only one-tenth of these patients are treated for their anemia with an erythropoietic agent.

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