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ALLMedicine™ Anemia Of Chronic Disease Center

Research & Reviews  120 results

Pressure Injuries (Pressure Ulcers) and Wound Care Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/190115-workup

Apr 29th, 2022 - Laboratory Studies A complete blood count (CBC) with differential may show an elevated white blood cell (WBC) count indicative of inflammation or invasive infection. The erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) should be determined. An ESR higher than...

Transferrin Receptor
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2086300-print

Mar 9th, 2022 - Transferrin receptors, which are blood proteins, may be elevated in persons with iron deficiency. Transferrin receptor testing is used to measure the level of soluble transferrin receptors, thereby aiding in the evaluation of iron deficiency and i...

Short-term Intravenous Iron Isomaltose Anhydride for IDA
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03915327

Mar 8th, 2022 - Anemia is a decrease in the concentration of hemoglobin (Hb) or RBC count in the blood ting, causing body not being able to adequately supply oxygen to tissues and cells. Preoperative anemia is common in patients receiving elective surgery, with a...

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/331715-workup

Jan 31st, 2022 - Approach Considerations No test results are pathognomonic for rheumatoid arthritis (RA); instead, the diagnosis is made by using a combination of clinical, laboratory, and imaging features. For clinical and radiologic criteria used in determining ...

Anemia and Thrombocytopenia in Pregnancy
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/261586-overview

Jan 20th, 2022 - Anemias in Pregnancy With normal pregnancy, blood volume increases, which results in a concomitant hemodilution. Although red blood cell (RBC) mass increases during pregnancy, plasma volume increases more, resulting in a relative anemia. This resu...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Short-term Intravenous Iron Isomaltose Anhydride for IDA
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03915327

Mar 8th, 2022 - Anemia is a decrease in the concentration of hemoglobin (Hb) or RBC count in the blood ting, causing body not being able to adequately supply oxygen to tissues and cells. Preoperative anemia is common in patients receiving elective surgery, with a...

Iron Deficiency Anemia in Childern With Liver Cirrhosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03482076

Mar 29th, 2018 - Patients with cirrhosis are at risk of developing both IDA and anemia of chronic disease concomitantly, and there adverse effects can deteriorate general condition and affect of quality of life in these patients .Also because it is easier to corre...

The Correlation Between Anemia of Chronic Diseases, Hepcidin and Vitamin D in IBD Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03145896

May 9th, 2017 - Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) are chronic gastrointestinal diseases characterized by relapsing and remitting inflammation of the intestines . Anemia may often complicate the course of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) . A recent ...

Open-Label Extension Safety Study of PROCRIT in Patients With Anemia of Chronic Disease Due to Rheumatoid Arthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00123149

Sep 20th, 2016 - Epoetin alfa is an analogue of erythropoetin, a hormone secreted by kidneys known to stimulate red blood cell production. Although epoetin alfa has been known to be effective in treatment of anemia associated with chronic kidney disease, informati...

Lexaptepid Pegol (NOX-H94) in ESA-hyporesponsive Anemia in Dialysis Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02079896

Nov 24th, 2015 - Dialysis patients regularly suffer from anemia which may be caused by various contributing factors, alone or in combination, including blood loss, low erythropoietin and iron sequestration. In most patients, the anemia is responsive to treatment w...

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News  8 results

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on Key Aspects of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/900766_4

Aug 20th, 2018 - Whole-body FDG PET can be used for the initial evaluation of patients with NHL; however, this scan is more useful for posttreatment evaluation to differentiate early recurrences or residual disease from fibrosis or necrosis. This type of PET has a...

Shoulder Arthroplasty: Disposition and Perioperative Outcomes in Patients With and Without Rheumatoid Arthritis
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/109496/shoulder-elbow/shoulder-arthroplasty-disposition-and-perioperative-outcomes/page/0/2?channel=264

Jun 8th, 2016 - That RA patients were more likely than non-RA patients to receive perioperative blood transfusions supports prior findings that SA patients with RA were more likely than SA patients with osteoarthritis (OA) to receive perioperative blood transfusi.

Anemia a Risk in Children With Atopic Disease: Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/855159

Dec 2nd, 2015 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Atopic disease raises the risk of anemia in children and adolescents, according to data from two large population-based surveys. Dr. Johnathan Silverberg and colleagues from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Me...

Is iron therapy for anemia harmful in the setting of infection?
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95480/hematology/iron-therapy-anemia-harmful-setting-infection?channel=234
Ehab Daoud, MD, Engi Nakhla, PharmD et. al.

Mar 1st, 2011 - The harmful effects of iron therapy in the setting of infection are more theoretical than observed, with no irrefutable data to support them. On the other hand, there are also no convincing data to support the benefit of this therapy.

Can Mrs. T Be Protected From New Pressure Ulcers?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/705679

Jul 10th, 2009 - Mrs. T: A Changing Situation and an Emergency Department Visit Taken to the emergency department (ED) because of a new unsteady gait and change in mental status developing over the previous 2 days, Mrs. T is admitted to the hospital with a diagnos...

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