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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[Autoimmune hemolytic anemia associated with a mature ovarian teratoma].
Hemolytic anemia and metabolic acidosis: think about glutathione synthetase deficiency.
In conclusion, brucellosis can present with severe hematological complications like microangiopathic hemolytic anemia (MAHA), Coombs-positive hemolytic anemia, and thrombocytopenia, which may require immunosuppressive therapy along with antibiotics.
(2013), who reported a decrease in all mentioned parameters, because of hemolytic anemia caused by equine leptospiral infection.
Bone marrow aspiration and smear and other laboratory tests were performed and were found to be compatible with hemolytic anemia. Intravenous prednisolone was initiated and blood replacement was performed.
Structural and functional effects of hereditary hemolytic anemia associated point mutations in the alpha spectrin tetramer site.
Babesiosis is characterized by hemolytic anemia, fever and splenomegaly and the infection can be life threatening.
Due to his history of CLL/SLL, there was a concern that his anemia was due to CLL marrow infiltration or an autoimmune hemolytic anemia. The patient was subsequently transferred to our facility for further management.
After 10 weeks of therapy with this regimen, she developed severe hemolytic anemia. Her hemoglobin (Hb) level decreased from 12.0 to 8.1g/dL, requiring discontinuation of treatment.
A diagnosis of warm IgG-mediated autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) was made.
Sugihara et al., "PIEZO1 gene mutation in a Japanese family with hereditary high phosphatidylcholine hemolytic anemia and hemochromatosis-induced diabetes mellitus," International Journal of Hematology, vol.