Any process by which toxicity, metabolism, absorption, elimination, preferred route of administration, safe dosage range, etc., for a drug or group of drugs is determined through clinical assessment in humans or veterinary animals.
A subnormal level of BLOOD PLATELETS.
The use of two or more chemicals simultaneously or sequentially in the drug therapy of neoplasms. The drugs need not be in the same dosage form.
Time schedule for administration of a drug in order to achieve optimum effectiveness and convenience.
The number of WHITE BLOOD CELLS per unit volume in venous BLOOD. A differential leukocyte count measures the relative numbers of the different types of white cells.
An inorganic and water-soluble platinum complex. After undergoing hydrolysis, it reacts with DNA to produce both intra and interstrand crosslinks. These crosslinks appear to impair replication and transcription of DNA. The cytotoxicity of cisplatin correlates with cellular arrest in the G2 phase of the cell cycle.
A pyrimidine analog that is an antineoplastic antimetabolite. It interferes with DNA synthesis by blocking the THYMIDYLATE SYNTHETASE conversion of deoxyuridylic acid to thymidylic acid.
The long-term (minutes to hours) administration of a fluid into the vein through venipuncture, either by letting the fluid flow by gravity or by pumping it.
A cyclodecane isolated from the bark of the Pacific yew tree, TAXUS BREVIFOLIA. It stabilizes MICROTUBULES in their polymerized form leading to cell death.
Disorders of the blood and blood forming tissues.
A decrease in the number of NEUTROPHILS found in the blood.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Antineoplastic antibiotic obtained from Streptomyces peucetius. It is a hydroxy derivative of DAUNORUBICIN.
Agents obtained from higher plants that have demonstrable cytostatic or antineoplastic activity.
The number of LEUKOCYTES and ERYTHROCYTES per unit volume in a sample of venous BLOOD. A complete blood count (CBC) also includes measurement of the HEMOGLOBIN; HEMATOCRIT; and ERYTHROCYTE INDICES.
Precursor of an alkylating nitrogen mustard antineoplastic and immunosuppressive agent that must be activated in the LIVER to form the active aldophosphamide. It has been used in the treatment of LYMPHOMA and LEUKEMIA. Its side effect, ALOPECIA, has been used for defleecing sheep. Cyclophosphamide may also cause sterility, birth defects, mutations, and cancer.
Tumors or cancer of the LUNG.
Substances that inhibit or prevent the proliferation of NEOPLASMS.
The treatment of a disease or condition by several different means simultaneously or sequentially. Chemoimmunotherapy, RADIOIMMUNOTHERAPY, chemoradiotherapy, cryochemotherapy, and SALVAGE THERAPY are seen most frequently, but their combinations with each other and surgery are also used.
A generic name for film produced from wood pulp by the viscose process. It is a thin, transparent sheeting of regenerated cellulose, moisture-proof and sometimes dyed, and used chiefly as food wrapping or as bags for dialysis. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed & McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Abnormal passage communicating with the STOMACH.
Antitumor alkaloid isolated from Vinca rosea. (Merck, 11th ed.)
An organoplatinum compound that possesses antineoplastic activity.
A semisynthetic derivative of PODOPHYLLOTOXIN that exhibits antitumor activity. Etoposide inhibits DNA synthesis by forming a complex with topoisomerase II and DNA. This complex induces breaks in double stranded DNA and prevents repair by topoisomerase II binding. Accumulated breaks in DNA prevent entry into the mitotic phase of cell division, and lead to cell death. Etoposide acts primarily in the G2 and S phases of the cell cycle.
An unpleasant sensation in the stomach usually accompanied by the urge to vomit. Common causes are early pregnancy, sea and motion sickness, emotional stress, intense pain, food poisoning, and various enteroviruses.
A group of diterpenoid CYCLODECANES named for the taxanes that were discovered in the TAXUS tree. The action on MICROTUBULES has made some of them useful as ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS.
A reduction in the number of circulating ERYTHROCYTES or in the quantity of HEMOGLOBIN.
White blood cells. These include granular leukocytes (BASOPHILS; EOSINOPHILS; and NEUTROPHILS) as well as non-granular leukocytes (LYMPHOCYTES and MONOCYTES).
A class of statistical procedures for estimating the survival function (function of time, starting with a population 100% well at a given time and providing the percentage of the population still well at later times). The survival analysis is then used for making inferences about the effects of treatments, prognostic factors, exposures, and other covariates on the function.
A genus of the family BUNYAVIRIDAE comprising many viruses, most of which are transmitted by Phlebotomus flies and cause PHLEBOTOMUS FEVER. The type species is RIFT VALLEY FEVER VIRUS.
The soft tissue filling the cavities of bones. Bone marrow exists in two types, yellow and red. Yellow marrow is found in the large cavities of large bones and consists mostly of fat cells and a few primitive blood cells. Red marrow is a hematopoietic tissue and is the site of production of erythrocytes and granular leukocytes. Bone marrow is made up of a framework of connective tissue containing branching fibers with the frame being filled with marrow cells.
A semisynthetic anthracycline with the amino sugar on the D ring. It displays broad-spectrum antineoplastic activity against a variety of tumors.
The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.
Small, often pleomorphic, coccoid to ellipsoidal organisms occurring intracytoplasmically in circulating LYMPHOCYTES. They are the etiologic agents of tick-borne diseases of humans; DOGS; CATTLE; SHEEP; GOATS; and HORSES.
A glycoprotein of MW 25 kDa containing internal disulfide bonds. It induces the survival, proliferation, and differentiation of neutrophilic granulocyte precursor cells and functionally activates mature blood neutrophils. Among the family of colony-stimulating factors, G-CSF is the most potent inducer of terminal differentiation to granulocytes and macrophages of leukemic myeloid cell lines.
An alkaloid isolated from the stem wood of the Chinese tree, Camptotheca acuminata. This compound selectively inhibits the nuclear enzyme DNA TOPOISOMERASES, TYPE I. Several semisynthetic analogs of camptothecin have demonstrated antitumor activity.
A folic acid derivative used as a rodenticide that has been shown to be teratogenic.
A tick-borne disease characterized by FEVER; HEADACHE; myalgias; ANOREXIA; and occasionally RASH. It is caused by several bacterial species and can produce disease in DOGS; CATTLE; SHEEP; GOATS; HORSES; and humans. The primary species causing human disease are EHRLICHIA CHAFFEENSIS; ANAPLASMA PHAGOCYTOPHILUM; and Ehrlichia ewingii.
An antihelminthic drug that has been tried experimentally in rheumatic disorders where it apparently restores the immune response by increasing macrophage chemotaxis and T-lymphocyte function. Paradoxically, this immune enhancement appears to be beneficial in rheumatoid arthritis where dermatitis, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia, and nausea and vomiting have been reported as side effects. (From Smith and Reynard, Textbook of Pharmacology, 1991, p435-6)
The proportion of survivors in a group, e.g., of patients, studied and followed over a period, or the proportion of persons in a specified group alive at the beginning of a time interval who survive to the end of the interval. It is often studied using life table methods.
An antibiotic substance derived from Penicillium stoloniferum, and related species. It blocks de novo biosynthesis of purine nucleotides by inhibition of the enzyme inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase. Mycophenolic acid is important because of its selective effects on the immune system. It prevents the proliferation of T-cells, lymphocytes, and the formation of antibodies from B-cells. It also may inhibit recruitment of leukocytes to inflammatory sites. (From Gilman et al., Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 9th ed, p1301)
Antimetabolites that are useful in cancer chemotherapy.
The forcible expulsion of the contents of the STOMACH through the MOUTH.
The active metabolite of FOLIC ACID. Leucovorin is used principally as an antidote to FOLIC ACID ANTAGONISTS.
An anthrocycline from a Streptomyces nogalater variant. It is a cytolytic antineoplastic that inhibits DNA-dependent RNA synthesis by binding to DNA.
Absence of hair from areas where it is normally present.
Period after successful treatment in which there is no appearance of the symptoms or effects of the disease.
An immunosuppressive agent used in combination with cyclophosphamide and hydroxychloroquine in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985), this substance has been listed as a known carcinogen. (Merck Index, 11th ed)
An anaplastic, highly malignant, and usually bronchogenic carcinoma composed of small ovoid cells with scanty neoplasm. It is characterized by a dominant, deeply basophilic nucleus, and absent or indistinct nucleoli. (From Stedman, 25th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1286-7)
A heterogeneous aggregate of at least three distinct histological types of lung cancer, including SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA; ADENOCARCINOMA; and LARGE CELL CARCINOMA. They are dealt with collectively because of their shared treatment strategy.
INFLAMMATION of the soft tissues of the MOUTH, such as MUCOSA; PALATE; GINGIVA; and LIP.
The number of PLATELETS per unit volume in a sample of venous BLOOD.
Virus diseases caused by the BUNYAVIRIDAE.
Therapeutic act or process that initiates a response to a complete or partial remission level.
Infections with bacteria of the family RICKETTSIACEAE.
New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.
The highest dose of a biologically active agent given during a chronic study that will not reduce longevity from effects other than carcinogenicity. (from Lewis Dictionary of Toxicology, 1st ed)
The transfer of a neoplasm from one organ or part of the body to another remote from the primary site.
An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.
The number of RED BLOOD CELLS per unit volume in a sample of venous BLOOD.
Positional isomer of CYCLOPHOSPHAMIDE which is active as an alkylating agent and an immunosuppressive agent.
A class of drugs that differs from other alkylating agents used clinically in that they are monofunctional and thus unable to cross-link cellular macromolecules. Among their common properties are a requirement for metabolic activation to intermediates with antitumor efficacy and the presence in their chemical structures of N-methyl groups, that after metabolism, can covalently modify cellular DNA. The precise mechanisms by which each of these drugs acts to kill tumor cells are not completely understood. (From AMA, Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p2026)
Pneumonia caused by infections with bacteria of the genus STAPHYLOCOCCUS, usually with STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS.
Leukocytes with abundant granules in the cytoplasm. They are divided into three groups according to the staining properties of the granules: neutrophilic, eosinophilic, and basophilic. Mature granulocytes are the NEUTROPHILS; EOSINOPHILS; and BASOPHILS.
A decrease in the number of GRANULOCYTES; (BASOPHILS; EOSINOPHILS; and NEUTROPHILS).
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Agents that suppress immune function by one of several mechanisms of action. Classical cytotoxic immunosuppressants act by inhibiting DNA synthesis. Others may act through activation of T-CELLS or by inhibiting the activation of HELPER CELLS. While immunosuppression has been brought about in the past primarily to prevent rejection of transplanted organs, new applications involving mediation of the effects of INTERLEUKINS and other CYTOKINES are emerging.
An antineoplastic antimetabolite with immunosuppressant properties. It is an inhibitor of TETRAHYDROFOLATE DEHYDROGENASE and prevents the formation of tetrahydrofolate, necessary for synthesis of thymidylate, an essential component of DNA.
Deficiency of all three cell elements of the blood, erythrocytes, leukocytes and platelets.
A biologic alkylating agent that exerts its cytotoxic effects by forming DNA ADDUCTS and DNA interstrand crosslinks, thereby inhibiting rapidly proliferating cells. The hydrochloride is an antineoplastic agent used to treat HODGKIN DISEASE and LYMPHOMA.
A therapeutic approach, involving chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or surgery, after initial regimens have failed to lead to improvement in a patient's condition. Salvage therapy is most often used for neoplastic diseases.
The local recurrence of a neoplasm following treatment. It arises from microscopic cells of the original neoplasm that have escaped therapeutic intervention and later become clinically visible at the original site.
Congener of FLUOROURACIL with comparable antineoplastic action. It has been suggested especially for the treatment of breast neoplasms.
Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the extent of the neoplasm in the patient.
The administration of liquid medication, nutrient, or other fluid through some other route than the alimentary canal, usually over minutes or hours, either by gravity flow or often by infusion pumping.
An antimetabolite antineoplastic agent with immunosuppressant properties. It interferes with nucleic acid synthesis by inhibiting purine metabolism and is used, usually in combination with other drugs, in the treatment of or in remission maintenance programs for leukemia.
An antitumor alkaloid isolated from VINCA ROSEA. (Merck, 11th ed.)
Drug therapy given to augment or stimulate some other form of treatment such as surgery or radiation therapy. Adjuvant chemotherapy is commonly used in the therapy of cancer and can be administered before or after the primary treatment.
Tumors or cancer of the OVARY. These neoplasms can be benign or malignant. They are classified according to the tissue of origin, such as the surface EPITHELIUM, the stromal endocrine cells, and the totipotent GERM CELLS.
Tumors or cancer of the human BREAST.
A species of gram-negative bacteria that is the causative agent of human EHRLICHIOSIS. This organism was first discovered at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, when blood samples from suspected human ehrlichiosis patients were studied.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
The giving of drugs, chemicals, or other substances by mouth.
Proteins prepared by recombinant DNA technology.
A group of 16-member MACROLIDES which stabilize MICROTUBULES in a manner similar to PACLITAXEL. They were originally found in the myxobacterium Sorangium cellulosum, now renamed to Polyangium (MYXOCOCCALES).
A malignant epithelial tumor with a glandular organization.
An anthracycline which is the 4'-epi-isomer of doxorubicin. The compound exerts its antitumor effects by interference with the synthesis and function of DNA.
One of the type I interferons produced by peripheral blood leukocytes or lymphoblastoid cells. In addition to antiviral activity, it activates NATURAL KILLER CELLS and B-LYMPHOCYTES, and down-regulates VASCULAR ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH FACTOR expression through PI-3 KINASE and MAPK KINASES signaling pathways.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Platinum. A heavy, soft, whitish metal, resembling tin, atomic number 78, atomic weight 195.09, symbol Pt. (From Dorland, 28th ed) It is used in manufacturing equipment for laboratory and industrial use. It occurs as a black powder (platinum black) and as a spongy substance (spongy platinum) and may have been known in Pliny's time as "alutiae".
Toxins closely associated with the living cytoplasm or cell wall of certain microorganisms, which do not readily diffuse into the culture medium, but are released upon lysis of the cells.
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As the disease progresses, complications may develop. In some people, these may be the first signs of the disease. Bruising and ... Leukopenia and neutropenia - due to splenomegaly with splenic margination. Coagulation defects - the liver produces most of the ... Alcohol-Induced Liver Disease; "Alcohol Related Liver Disease and Alcohol Damage - ALF". Archived from the original on 2012-01- ... Chapter 3: Disease Management. ISBN 978-0071797504. Van Thiel, DH; Gavaler, JS; Schade, RR (February 1985). "Liver disease and ...
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... immune-mediated disease granulomatous disease atherosclerosis necrosis red blood cell regeneration viral fever sarcoidosis ... Monocytopenia is a form of leukopenia associated with a deficiency of monocytes. A very low count of these cells is found after ... The absence of non-classical monocytes can assist in diagnosis of the disease and the use of slan as a marker can improve ... Monocytic cells may contribute to the severity and disease progression in Covid-19 patients. A monocyte count is part of a ...
Leukocytosis need not be extreme and in fact leukopenia may be seen and it is a very poor prognostic sign. C-reactive protein ... Kumar V, Abbas A, Fausto N (2005). Robins and Coltran: Pathological Basis of Disease (7th ed.). Elsevier. pp. 1214-5. ISBN 978- ... In this form of meningococcal disease, meningitis generally does not occur. Low levels of blood glucose and sodium, high levels ... "Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome". Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD). Retrieved 14 December 2012. ...
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... and results in leukopenia and rigors in the body. This reaction can occur during any treatment of spirochete diseases.[citation ... The disseminated disease can cause constitutional symptoms and condylomata lata. Many treponemes are present in chancres in the ... Treponema pallidum is the main cause of the onset of meningeal syphilis and other treponemal diseases, and it consists of a ... If syphilis is not treated, the disease can affect various other systems in the body, including the brain, heart, and vessels. ...
... (also known as Banti's disease), named for Guido Banti., is a chronic congestive enlargement of the spleen ... Enlargement of spleen, ascites, jaundice, and the result of destruction of various blood cells by spleen - anemia, leukopenia, ... synd/475 at Who Named It? "Banti disease" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary "Banti's Syndrome". NORD (National Organization for ...
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... may possibly be of use in more common diseases and conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn's disease, lupus ... The following side-effects have been noticed so far: Dysgeusia (abnormal or bad taste) Drug induced leukopenia (very common)[ ... is that Gusperimus may be useful for a variety of hyperreactive inflammatory diseases such as autoimmune diseases. The drug is ... It is not known if therapy with gusperimus may increase the risk of malignant diseases (lymphoma, leukemia, solid tumors), as ...
The disease develops from March to September, with the highest infections occurring in June. The disease is found almost ... including leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, and mildly elevated liver enzyme levels. Detection of viral antibodies on red blood ... Complications with this disease have included aseptic meningitis, encephalitis, and hemorrhagic fever, but these are rare. CTF ... This method, once thought safe, can cause the tick to regurgitate, expelling any disease it may be carrying into the bite wound ...
The disease caused by infection with this parasite is known as rangeliosis. In Brazil it is also known as nambi-uvú (bleeding ... These include regenerative anaemia, spherocytosis, icteric plasma, leukopenia due to neutropenia, thrombocytopenia, eosinopenia ... This disease may be transmitted by blood transfusion. Treatment with diminazene aceturate has been shown to be effective. ... The clinical manifestations of this disease are anaemia, jaundice, fever, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, lymphadenopathy, ...
Other forms of megacolon exist and can be congenital (present since birth, such as Hirschsprung's disease). It can also be ... Severe sepsis may present with hypothermia or leukopenia. The pathological process involves inflammation and damage to the ... Toxic megacolon is usually a complication of inflammatory bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis and, more rarely, Crohn's ... Autenrieth, DM; Baumgart, DC (August 2011). "Toxic megacolon". Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. 18 (3): 584-91. doi:10.1002/ibd. ...
... in acute lymphoblastic leukemia as well as inflammatory bowel diseases to avoid thiopurine-induced leukopenia. These variants ... Mutations in this gene result in poor metabolism of thiopurines, and are associated with thiopurine-induced early leukopenia. ... September 2014). "A common missense variant in NUDT15 confers susceptibility to thiopurine-induced leukopenia". Nature Genetics ...
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Within four months she was "normal without evidence of disease." Li treated two additional patients with choriocarcinoma that ... including leukopenia, diarrhea and stomatitis, the patient continued to improve. ... Sidney Farber had discovered that injecting folic acid into children with leukemia accelerated the progress of the disease. ...
Hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn is typically mild but rarely may be serious. Almost always due to anti-Fya and ... Leukopenia (a low total white cell count) is associated with relatively poor survival in HIV infection and this association is ... However once established, the absence of the DARC receptor appears to slow down the progression of the disease. HIV-1 appears ... Duffy antigen has been implicated in haemolytic disease of the newborn. Experimental work has suggested that DARC expression ...
... with disease progression on or after platinum-based chemotherapy. The most common side effects include leukopenia, lymphopenia ... For resistant disease (chemotherapy-free interval of < 90 days) overall response rate (ORR) was 21.3% with 46.8% disease ... in sensitive disease with median progression-free survival of 5.8 months, and 33.3% in resistant disease with median ... For sensitive disease (chemotherapy-free interval of ≥ 90 days) overall response rate (ORR) was 46.6% with 79.3% disease ...
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It rises in response to allergies, parasitic infections, collagen diseases, and disease of the spleen and central nervous ... Main article: Leucopenia. A range of disorders can cause decreases in white blood cells. This type of white blood cell ... Chronic inflammation - especially juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, Still's disease, Crohn's disease, ... Infectious diseases - viral (AIDS, SARS, West Nile encephalitis, hepatitis, herpes, measles, others), bacterial (TB, typhoid, ...
It has also been described in Filovirus disease.[4]. In patients with these conditions, the pseudo-Pelger-Huët cells tend to ... Usually the congenital form is not associated with thrombocytopenia and leukopenia, so if these features are present more ... "Outbreake of Marburg virus disease in Johannesburg". British Medical Journal. 4 (5995): 489-93. doi:10.1136/bmj.4.5995.489 ... appear late in the disease and often appear after considerable chemotherapy has been administered. The morphologic changes have ...
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Cinnarizine may also be useful because it blocks the activation of C4 and can be used in patients with liver disease, whereas ... Leukopenia:. Lymphocytopenia. *Idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia. Complement. deficiency. *C1-inhibitor (Angioedema/Hereditary ... Besides a family history of the disease, only a laboratory analysis can provide final confirmation. In this analysis, it is ... In those with bradykinin related disease a C1 esterase inhibitor, ecallantide, or icatibant may be used.[1] Fresh frozen plasma ...
... and leukopenia. Except for postural hypotension, which occurs due to short and fast mode of action of captopril, most of the ... "Pharmacokinetics of captopril in healthy subjects and in patients with cardiovascular diseases". Clinical pharmacokinetics. 14 ...
"Preventive Medicine in World War II: Volume VI, Communicable Diseases: Malaria. Washington, D.C.: Department of the Army. pp. ... leukopenia, and neutropenia. Some people who have developed TTP due to quinine have gone on to develop kidney failure.[28] It ... Slater L (2009). War and disease : biomedical research on malaria in the twentieth century. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers ... "Center for Disease Control. 22 November 2006. Archived from the original on 18 November 2009. Retrieved 22 November 2009.. ...
Moderate to severe Leukopenia. Purpura. Hemorrhage. Infections. Alopecia after 3 Gy Severe leukopenia. High fever. Diarrhea. ... As other common sources of energy, coal power plants are estimated to kill 24,000 Americans per year due to lung disease[132] ... Subjects who were chosen for the experiment had been diagnosed with a terminal disease. They lived from 6 days up to 44 years ...
It is used to treat inflammatory bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.[2] It is generally used for ... leukopenia, neutropenia, agranulocytosis, aplastic anaemia, and thrombocytopenia), as well as hair loss, peripheral neuropathy ... including ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.[2] It is generally used for mildly to moderately severe disease.[2] It is ... The drug should not be used in children under two,[8] people with kidney disease,[8] or people who are allergic to aspirin.[8] ...
Leukopenia - a deficiency of white blood cells, or leukocytes[2] Neutropenia - a type of leukopenia, with a specific deficiency ... This article about a disease of the blood or immune system is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.. .mw-parser- ... "Leukopenia - MeSH - NCBI". www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2019-08-14.. ... Autoimmune cytopenia - caused by an autoimmune disease when your body produces antibodies to destroy the healthy blood cells. ...
Heart disease[edit]. Taking folic acid over years reduced the risk of cardiovascular disease by 4%,[11] where another study ... Also, bone marrow depression (inducing leukopenia and thrombocytopenia) and acute kidney and liver failure have been reported. ... such as Crohn's disease or celiac disease); some genetic disorders that affect levels of folate; and certain medicines (such as ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (2004). "Spina bifida and anencephaly before and after folic acid mandate- ...
Muscular and rheumatic diseases.. As per diclofenac. Salol. No data.. As per diclofenac.. PO, topical.. No data.. Lower urinary ... For systemic use haematological side effects such as aplastic anaemia; agranulocytosis; leucopenia; neutropenia; etc. ... Medical cannabis, or medical marijuana, refers to cannabis or its cannabinoids used to treat disease or improve symptoms.[22][ ... A reappraisal of its pharmacology, and therapeutic use in rheumatic diseases and pain states". Drugs. 40 (1): 91-137. doi: ...
It has been documented that some people with celiac disease, irritable bowel syndrome or inflammatory bowel disease who are not ... leukopenia, thrombocytosis and anemia which may result from malnutrition.[82] ... The severity of disease is based on body mass index (BMI) in adults with mild disease having a BMI of greater than 17, moderate ... A low BUN/creatinine ratio can indicate a low protein diet, celiac disease, rhabdomyolysis, or cirrhosis of the liver.[90][91] ...
An abnormality or disease of the platelets is called a thrombocytopathy, which can be either a low number of platelets ( ... The condition of having too few white blood cells is leukopenia, while having too many is leukocytosis. There are individual ... White blood cells or leukocytes, are cells of the immune system involved in defending the body against both infectious disease ... Abnormally high or low counts may indicate the presence of many forms of disease, and hence blood counts are amongst the most ...
SLE is regarded as a prototype disease due to the significant overlap in its symptoms with other autoimmune diseases.[49] This ... Blood-hematologic disorder-hemolytic anemia (low red blood cell count), leukopenia (white blood cell count,4000/µl), ... Disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs. Disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) are used preventively to reduce the ... Rates of disease in the developing world are unclear.[6] Lupus is Latin for "wolf": the disease was so-named in the 13th ...
Hematologic disease: Monocyte and granulocyte disease (CFU-GM/CFU-Baso/CFU-Eos), including immunodeficiency (D70-D71, 288) ... Leukopenia:. Lymphocytopenia. *Idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia. Complement. deficiency. *C1-inhibitor (Angioedema/Hereditary ... inflammatory bowel disease, autoimmune thrombocytopenia and autoimmune thyroid disease. Familial hemophagocytic ... Immunodeficiency (or immune deficiency) is a state in which the immune system's ability to fight infectious disease and cancer ...
Heart disease[edit]. Taking folic acid over years reduced the risk of cardiovascular disease by 4%,[13] where another study ... Also, bone marrow depression (inducing leukopenia and thrombocytopenia) and acute kidney and liver failure have been reported. ... such as Crohn's disease or celiac disease); some genetic disorders that affect levels of folate; and certain medicines (such as ... Bailey, Lynn B. (2009). Folate in Health and Disease, Second Edition. CRC Press. p. 198. ISBN 9781420071252. Archived from the ...
Crohn's diseaseEdit. Three phenotypes, or categories of disease, are present in Crohn's disease: stricturing disease (which ... Cases of leukopenia, neutropenia, thrombocytopenia, and pancytopenia (some fatal) have been reported with infliximab.[21] The ... Fistulizing diseaseEdit. Infliximab was first used for closure of fistulae in Crohn's disease in 1999. In a 94-patient, phase ... Inflammatory diseaseEdit. Infliximab has been used to induce and maintain remission in inflammatory Crohn's disease. The ACCENT ...
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... the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists". American Journal of Health- ... leukopenia, tinnitus, dizziness and/or ototoxicity, and DRESS syndrome.[24] ... "The Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases. 12 (4): 254-256. PMC 2094827 . PMID 18159347.. ... Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases (8 ed.). Elsevier Health Sciences. 2014. p. 2753 ...
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Muscular and rheumatic diseases.. As per diclofenac. Salol. No data.. As per diclofenac.. PO, topical.. No data.. Lower urinary ... For systemic use haematological side effects such as aplastic anaemia; agranulocytosis; leucopenia; neutropenia; etc. ... A reappraisal of its pharmacology, and therapeutic use in rheumatic diseases and pain states". Drugs. 40 (1): 91-137. doi: ... A reappraisal of its pharmacology and therapeutic use in rheumatic diseases and pain states". Drugs. 42 (2): 274-99. doi: ...
Symptoms are similar to that of many other infectious diseases.[6] Typhus is a different disease.[11] ... A decrease in the number of circulating white blood cells (leukopenia) occurs with eosinopenia and relative lymphocytosis; ... This disease may also have been a contributing factor in the death of 12th US President Zachary Taylor due to the unsanitary ... 2008), Control of Communicable Diseases Manual, Washington, D.C.: American Public Health Association, pg 665. ISBN 978-0-87553- ...
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Diseases : Benzene Toxicity, Leucopenia, Oxidative Stress. Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants, Malondialdehyde Down- ... Antioxidant mechanism of diallyl sulfide in inhibiting leucopenia in peripheral blood induced by benzene.Oct 19, 2019. ... or preventing any type of disease or medical condition. Before beginning any type of natural, integrative or conventional ...
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  • General laboratory findings included leukopenia and thrombocytopenia. (cdc.gov)
  • Other than anaemia and thrombocytopenia, leukocytosis or leucopenia , atypical lymphocytosis, neutropenia, neutrophilia, monocytosis and rarely DIC have also been reported in cases of malaria. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The initial laboratory evaluation revealed leucopenia (2610/mm3), neutropenia (440/[mm.sup.3]) and thrombocytopenia (40000/[mm.sup.3]), a slight increase in C-reactive protein (CRP) 2,81mg/dL. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Thrombocytopenia and leucopenia were significantly associated with complications with p value of 0.002 and 0.003 respectively. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Anemia, leucopenia , and thrombocytopenia are some of the common blood disorders. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Results: Anemia was equally common in patients with or without marrow involvement while leucopenia and thrombocytopenia were significantly (p value 0.009 and 0.002) associated with marrow involvement. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Throughout the period of monitoring, the patient demonstrated haematological abnormalities including neutropenia, leukopenia , thrombocytopenia, and anaemia (Table). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Overall adverse reactions in the form of leukopenia , thrombocytopenia, oral ulcers and diarrhea were observed in 1. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Leukopenia was defined as less than 4,000/cumm and thrombocytopenia as less than 1. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Investigations revealed leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, and mildly abnormal liver function tests. (mja.com.au)
  • Investigations revealed six patients had leukopenia, three had thrombocytopenia, and three patients had abnormal liver function tests with raised serum alanine aminotransferase levels. (mja.com.au)
  • Delayed-phase thrombocytopenia in patients of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). (bmj.com)
  • Thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, and abnormal liver function tests in the initial phase of tick-borne encephalitis. (springer.com)
  • Laboratory abnormalities include thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, and elevated liver tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • The occurrence of transient leukopenia with relative neutropenia in a patient treated with a short course of high-dose mebendazole therapy for inoperable hydatid disease is reported. (ajtmh.org)
  • Lymphogranulomatosis, neutropenia, leukopenia, monocytosis - all fairly common diseases binds only one - the pathological changes at the level of white blood cells.In this article, we will consider only one option from the list. (healthtipsing.com)
  • Persistent leukopenia, according to doctors, leading to decreased immunity and a simultaneous increase in sensitivity to many infections and cancer illnesses, which often entails death.The extreme manifestations of the disease are the following: agranulocytosis, neutropenia and aleukia.In this case, the body is almost completely ceases to produce certain types of leukocytes. (healthtipsing.com)
  • Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease must be considered in differential diagnosis of patients with acute severe neutropenia. (archcid.com)
  • The most common form of leukopenia is neutropenia. (news-medical.net)
  • A complete blood count helps in diagnosis of leukopenia and neutropenia. (news-medical.net)
  • The term leukopenia is often used interchangeably with neutropenia. (omicsonline.org)
  • Of the remaining 935, 81 (9%) developed leucopenia and 70 (7.5%) developed neutropenia. (cdc.gov)
  • 0.0001) of leucopenia and 21-fold higher odds of neutropenia (OR21.41, 95% CI12.25-37.41). (cdc.gov)
  • Neutropenia and leukopenia are terms used to refer to lowered numbers of white blood cells (WBCs) in the blood. (cancer.ca)
  • Not every person receiving cancer treatment will experience neutropenia or leukopenia, but many do. (cancer.ca)
  • A person has leukopenia when the total WBC count is less than 3.0 x 10 9 /L. A person has neutropenia when the ANC is less than 1.9 x 10 9 /L. The neutrophil count usually decreases with the WBC count, but it is possible to have a normal WBC count and still have neutropenia. (cancer.ca)
  • Leukopenia and neutropenia do not cause any symptoms. (cancer.ca)
  • Leukopenia or neutropenia are usually diagnosed by a complete blood count (CBC). (cancer.ca)
  • You may also need to have bone marrow aspiration and biopsy to find the cause of leukopenia or neutropenia. (cancer.ca)
  • What kind of diseases or isorders could cause both symptoms of hypothyroidism and juvenile idiopathic arthritis? (healthtap.com)
  • However, such symptoms that begin soon after your injury generally don't get worse over time as happens with Alzheimer's disease . (healthtap.com)
  • Leukopenia Symptoms may not be detected easily. (leukopeniadisease.com)
  • ncreasing the temperature, dizziness - all symptoms that suggest a diagnosis of leukopenia.Causes of such clinical signs for a long time can not be known.The final diagnosis can only confirm the analysis of the blood. (healthtipsing.com)
  • The following is an examination of the modes of action of Behcet's disease as proposed to date by various researchers, and an investigation of the potential of nutritional supplementation and/or dietary modification to reduce the symptoms and possibly stop the progression of Behcet's disease based on postulated effects of such supplementation and dietary modification on various aspects of the immune response to Behcet's. (angelfire.com)
  • If the signs and symptoms of Behcet's disease can be reduced by nutritional supplementation and dietary modification, then a clearly superior option will be available to those suffering from the disease. (angelfire.com)
  • Other rare, but serious, effects include hepatic dysfunction, severe leukopenia, and neurological symptoms such as peripheral neuritis, confusion and blurred vision due to macular oedema. (who.int)
  • These patients experience disease-related pain on many days of their lives and usually do not seek medical attention until their symptoms are overwhelming. (nih.gov)
  • Read on what are the symptoms of and treatments for leukopenia. (buzzle.com)
  • To know about the symptoms and treatment of leukopenia, read on. (buzzle.com)
  • This Buzzle article explains leukopenia and the probable symptoms of low WBC count. (buzzle.com)
  • Symptoms depend on the location and extent of the disease. (petmd.com)
  • Symptoms for multiple myeloma resemble those of several other diseases. (petmd.com)
  • Decreased signs/symptoms of Crohn's disease. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Laboratory studies should only be ordered in a setting where a specific study combined with the patient's pretest probability (symptoms, signs, and risk factors), will give a post-test probability of a disease process that will change the management of the patient. (saem.org)
  • This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. (nih.gov)
  • For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. (nih.gov)
  • People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. (nih.gov)
  • Do you have more information about symptoms of this disease? (nih.gov)
  • Treating beyond symptoms with a view to improving patient outcomes in inflammatory bowel diseases. (curehunter.com)
  • Management of Crohn's disease involves first treating the acute symptoms of the disease, then maintaining remission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leukopenia, or low white blood cell count, may be caused by diseases such as leukemia, AIDS, various types of liver disease, aplastic anemia and rheumatoid arthritis, according to Healthgrades. (reference.com)
  • Leukemia and aplastic anemia are both diseases that originate within the bone marrow, states MedlinePlus. (reference.com)
  • The cause of the disease could be attributed to anemia, chemotherapy, radiation therapy or drugs. (buzzle.com)
  • A low red blood cell count (anemia) can often occur alongside leukopenia as the body begins to lose red blood cells without enough white blood cells to protect them. (doctorshealthpress.com)
  • Borrelia miyamotoi disease, sometimes called hard tick relapsing fever, has been reported as the cause of human infection in the Upper Midwest, the Northeast, and the mid-Atlantic states, in places where Lyme disease occurs. (cdc.gov)
  • The objectives of this study were to define the characteristics of patients with severe leukopenia at 48-h hospitalization and to update our data regarding mortality predicting factors in a larger population than we had previously described. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Multivariate analysis indicated that the factors associated with severe leukopenia were influenza-like illness (adjusted odds ratio (aOR) 4.45, 95% CI (95% confidence interval) 1.67-11.88, P =0.003), airway bleeding (aOR 4.53, 95% CI 1.85-11.13, P =0.001) and age over 30 years (aOR 2.69, 95% CI 1.08-6.68, P =0.033). (biomedcentral.com)
  • S. aureus- necrotizing pneumonia is still an extremely severe disease in patients with severe leukopenia. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Asadi S, Roudgari A, Moghadami M. A 17 Years Old Girl with Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease (KFD) and Severe Leukopenia, Arch Clin Infect Dis. (archcid.com)
  • The 9 China cases differed from the 44 US cases in that the patients from China were significantly less likely to report headache but significantly more likely to have diarrhea, leukopenia , severe leukopenia ([less than or equal to] 3,000 leukocytes/[mm. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. (medindia.net)
  • When the age of diagnosis was included in the incidence density of celiac disease, the predicted rate was one case in every 300 newborns. (aafp.org)
  • Though the disease may be mistaken for dengue fever, absence of rash and lymphadenopathy helps in supporting the diagnosis of sand fly fever. (hubpages.com)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Cocaine-levamisole-related cutaneous vasculitis with leukopenia is a diagnosis of exclusion, but this diagnosis should be strongly considered in patients with a history of cocaine abuse who present with a tetrad of cutaneous manifestations consisting of palpable purpura or bullae with ear involvement, arthralgias, leukopenia, and positive ANCA in high titers and negative Antimyeloperoxidase, when other infectious or idiopathic vasculitic entities have been excluded. (biomedsearch.com)
  • This course outlines the pathophysiology of renal disease in the presence of diabetes as well as the appropriate diagnosis and treatment. (netce.com)
  • Retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Leukopenia.aspx. (news-medical.net)
  • 2019. Leukopenia (Leukocytopenia, Leucopenia) . (news-medical.net)
  • Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio and lymphocyte-to-C-reactive protein ratio in patients with severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): a meta-analysis. (bmj.com)
  • The decrease in the white blood cells count in the human blood is known as Leukopenia. (leukopeniadisease.com)
  • Leukopenia is a decrease in the number of white blood cells (leukocytes) found in the blood, which places individuals at increased risk of infection. (news-medical.net)
  • A decrease below the lower limit is called leukopenia. (news-medical.net)
  • Leukopenia is a condition characterized by decrease in the white blood cells or the leukocytes in the blood. (buzzle.com)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (cdc.gov)
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. (cdc.gov)
  • Saving Lives, Protecting People Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (cdc.gov)
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  • Division of Vector-Borne Diseases (DVBD), National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health concerns associated with Down syndrome include susceptibility to various conditions such as infectious diseases, leukemia, obesity, dementia and hea. (reference.com)
  • Thought you might appreciate this item(s) I saw at The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. (lww.com)
  • A 17 years old girl admitted in infectious diseases ward with chief complaint of fever and cervical lymphadenopathy since one week ago. (archcid.com)
  • Leukopenia, i.e., abnormal decline in white blood cells (WBCs) in the body, can weaken your immune system, and make you vulnerable to a range of infectious diseases. (buzzle.com)
  • The eight cases of Chikungunya virus infection were identified after reviewing the database of the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory between February 2006 and September 2007. (mja.com.au)
  • Textbook of pediatric infectious diseases. (springer.com)
  • Wildlife Disease Infectious Zoonotic Viral Bacterial Fungal Parasitic. (slideserve.com)
  • dysplastic and neoplastic lesions of the bone marrow itself, which also cause leukopenia disease (leukemia, metastatic lesions, and so on. (healthtipsing.com)
  • Consequently, conditions that can cause leukopenia are ones that either kill leukocytes faster than they can be produced or which interfere with the bone marrow in some way. (doctorshealthpress.com)
  • Viruses can cause leukopenia by both slowing the function of bone marrow and by killing off white blood cells. (doctorshealthpress.com)
  • To evaluate the role of the NUDT variant compared with TPMT in predicting azathioprine induced leucopenia in Indian IBD patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Azathioprine and 6-mercaptopurine (6-MP) are the most commonly used immunosuppressants for maintenance therapy of Crohn's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Cochrane systematic review that included 13 randomized controlled trials, concluded that azathioprine and 6-mercaptopurine are not effective for inducing remission when a person has Crohn's Disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fistulizing disease Maintenance of remission after surgery for Crohn's disease A combination of azathioprine and infliximab treatment may be more effective than a single dose of infliximab to induce steroid-free remission for people with active Crohn's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • A low white blood cell count, called leukopenia, may be caused by bone marrow problems, autoimmune disorders such as lupus, diseases involving the liver or. (reference.com)
  • This particular pathological condition, which implies a low blood levels of white blood cells, when their number falls below $ 3,7H109 / l.Such a situation suggests to reduce the production of white blood cells directly into the bone marrow.This may be due to various kinds of disorders and diseases. (healthtipsing.com)
  • What are some bone marrow diseases? (reference.com)
  • Assess disease free and overall survival and toxicity associated with allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for ALL patients in first remission following induction and consolidation therapy. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Assess disease free and overall survival and toxicity associated with sequential regimens of mercaptopurine, methotrexate and vincristine, doxorubicin, dexamethasone, and cyclophosphamide, thioguanine, and cytarabine in ALL patients in first remission who are ineligible for allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Diabetes mellitus (DM) increases cardiovascular disease, and this is attributed, at least in part, to shortage of vascular regenerative cells derived from the bone marrow (BM) ( 1 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Those with genetic conditions leading to leukopenia may need granulocyte colony-stimulating factor and other bone marrow-derived growth factors to stimulate production of the WBCs. (news-medical.net)
  • Cutaneous manifestations of chronic granulomatous disease. (springer.com)
  • Without the full list of acute manifestations and sequelae, as well as chronic conditions, it will be challenging to determine the full extent of this disease and who should need higher levels of care and screening. (ahima.org)
  • FDA-approved indication: For use of Uptravi (Selexipag) Tablets, 200, 400, 600, 800, 1000, 1200, 1400, and 1600 mcg for treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH, WHO Group I) to reduce the risks of disease progression and hospitalization for PAH. (cdc.gov)
  • Division of Renal Disease, University of Texas at Houston, USA. (nih.gov)
  • The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with the information necessary to identify renal complications of diabetes and educate patients with diabetes regarding the steps necessary to prevent renal disease. (netce.com)
  • Outline the epidemiology of diabetes and renal disease in the United States. (netce.com)
  • Utilize standards of care for the treatment and prevention of renal disease in patients with diabetes. (netce.com)
  • Discuss the educational needs for patients with diabetes to prevent or delay renal disease. (netce.com)
  • Astragalus may be an effective treatment against leukopenia. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • As patients with leukopenia face a high risk of mortality, better initial recognition of these severe cases would allow rapid administration of appropriate treatment. (biomedcentral.com)
  • I had leukopenia in 1994 which started me on the autoimunne treatment. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • In Leukopenia Treatment taking care of oneself is very important. (leukopeniadisease.com)
  • Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to Xpovio (selinexor) tablets in combination with the corticosteroid dexamethasone for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed refractory multiple myeloma who have received at least four prior therapies and whose disease is resistant to several other forms of treatment, including at least two proteasome inhibitors, at least two immunomodulatory agents, and an anti-CD38 monoclonal antibody. (news-medical.net)
  • Treatment of the disease is impossible as long as the doctor will not know exactly what the main reason, which caused leukopenia.Otherwise, it will be assigned to the wrong treatment, and the disease continues to progress. (healthtipsing.com)
  • To date, there are no comprehensive studies to evaluate treatment regimens, but in published case series, patients were successfully treated with antibiotics and dosages used for Lyme disease . (cdc.gov)
  • Treatment of Heartland virus disease is supportive. (cdc.gov)
  • It has also been used as an immunosuppressive agent in the prevention of graft versus host disease and in the treatment of severe psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis. (medscape.com)
  • We determined the predictive value of 6-thioguanine nucleotide (6TGN) and 6-methylmercaptopurine ribonucleotide (6MMPR) concentrations one week after initiation (T1) for development of leukopenia during the first eight weeks of thiopurine treatment. (uu.nl)
  • Treatment of leukopenia depends on the cause of the condition. (news-medical.net)
  • The treatment of this disease varies. (omicsonline.org)
  • To provide health care providers, patients, and the general public with a responsible assessment of currently available data on hydroxyurea treatment for sickle cell disease. (nih.gov)
  • Obtaining specialty care can be a significant challenge as the number of health professionals trained to treat the disease is limited and the number of professionals specializing in the treatment of this disease is decreasing. (nih.gov)
  • Considering that the late-onset patients had simultaneously easily controllable diseases and high incidence of comorbidities, a different treatment strategy from younger patients should be considered. (nih.gov)
  • The treatment is mainly based on the suppression of inflammatory attacks of the disease using immunomodulatory and immunosuppressive agents. (hindawi.com)
  • 2 Patients with limited skin disease should not automatically be treated with systemic treatment if they do not improve, because treatment with systemic therapy may carry more risk than the disease itself. (aad.org)
  • Your veterinarian may need to refer you to a veterinary oncologist for the latest information regarding treatment of this disease. (petmd.com)
  • To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of adalimumab alone or in combination with standard disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). (bmj.com)
  • Kikuchi disease usually gets better (resolves) on its own within one to four months (although it may take up to a year), with or without treatment. (nih.gov)
  • Take advantage of free CureHunter research engine access to explore the best drug and treatment options for any disease. (curehunter.com)
  • 5-ASA compounds, such as mesalazine and sulfasalazine, have shown to be of very little efficacy in the treatment of Crohn's disease, either for induction or for maintenance of remission. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has been shown to be useful in the treatment of mild to moderate Crohn's disease, and in maintaining remission. (wikipedia.org)
  • OBJECTIVE: We describe 4 patients who presented with palpable purpura, arthralgia or arthritis, leukopenia, and antineutrophil cytoplasmic antigen (ANCA) positivity most likely as a result of a hypersensitivity reaction to cocaine-levamisole induced vasculopathy. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The disease ___ is the reduced number of leukocytes. (studystack.com)
  • Leukocytes are a type of white blood cell, and when the body has low levels of them, leucopenia is the result. (doctorshealthpress.com)
  • Chemotherapy and radiation treatments are also capable of causing leukopenia because they are used to kill fast-growing cells and leukocytes can get caught in the way. (doctorshealthpress.com)
  • This issue of Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, guest edited by Drs. Maureen M. Okam and Aric Parnes, is devoted to Hematologic Diseases. (elsevier.com)
  • Oral ulcers (OUs), genital ulcers (GUs), and cutaneous lesions together with ocular lesions and arthropathy are the most frequent features of the disease in all countries. (hindawi.com)
  • Other cutaneous lesions such as Sweet's syndrome-like, pyoderma gangrenosum-like, erythema multiforme-like lesions, extragenital ulcers, and palpable purpura can be seen during the course of the disease [ 1 , 5 , 11 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Syndrome of Cocaine-Levamisole-Induced Cutaneous Vasculitis and Immune-Mediated Leukopenia. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The protective effects of diallyl sulfide (DAS) on benzene-induced leukopenia. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Antioxidant mechanism of diallyl sulfide in inhibiting leucopenia in peripheral blood induced by benzene. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • risk of lymphoma (including hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma [HSTCL] in patients with Crohn's disease), leukemia, and other malignancies. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Recent studies reported that Nudix Hydrolase 15(NUDT 15) gene variant (C415T) can better predict thiopurine induced leucopenia in Asian patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) than thiopurine S-methyl transferase (TPMT). (cdc.gov)
  • Proactive therapeutic concentration monitoring of infliximab may improve outcomes for patients with inflammatory bowel disease: results from a pilot observational study. (curehunter.com)
  • This disease affects the ability of the body to counter diseases and infections. (leukopeniadisease.com)
  • The white blood cells present in the blood do the job of protecting the body against infections and diseases. (leukopeniadisease.com)
  • Diseases that affect the groin area can be categorized as infections, sexually transmitted diseases, allergies or autoimmune disorders, explains Healthline. (reference.com)
  • Leukopenia caused due to bacterial or fungal infections may be treated with appropriate antibiotics and antifungals respectively. (news-medical.net)
  • It decreases the ability of the body to fight infections and diseases. (buzzle.com)
  • News from this year's Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) highlights the fact that most of those infected with HIV are unaware of their disease. (thebody.com)
  • Ehrlichial diseases of humans: emerging tick-borne infections. (springer.com)
  • Leukopenia may be caused by diseases, medications, and genetic deficiencies. (news-medical.net)
  • Celiac disease has a 95 percent genetic predisposition and, thus, it is frequently associated with autoimmune conditions such as diabetes mellitus type 1 and thyroid disease. (aafp.org)
  • In the United States, people with the same genetic background as the European population in that study would be expected to have a similar incidence of celiac disease. (aafp.org)
  • 8 Thus, celiac disease is a genetic, immunologically mediated, small intestine enteropathy in which mucosal villi are destroyed by cellular and humoral-mediated immunologic reactions to gliadin protein. (aafp.org)
  • This marked geographic variation of BD can be explained by the genetic basis of the disease and/or environmental triggers. (hindawi.com)
  • The prevalence of alcoholic liver disease is influenced by many factors, including genetic factors (eg, predilection to alcohol abuse, gender) and environmental factors (eg, availability of alcohol, social acceptability of alcohol use, concomitant hepatotoxic insults), and it is therefore difficult to define. (clevelandclinicmeded.com)
  • Unlike Lyme disease, which is most common in June and July, Borrelia miyamotoi infection occurs most commonly in July and August and may be spread by larval blacklegged ticks. (cdc.gov)
  • In general, an individual with a low WBC count should avoid potential sources of infection and communicable disease, advises Healthgrades. (reference.com)
  • based on experimental infection of patients with malignant disease (9). (cdc.gov)
  • CONCLUSIONS: A history of allergies, previous leucopenic episodes, hepatitis C infection and concomitant cytostatic agents are possible risk factors for leucopenia associated with metamizole use. (smw.ch)
  • Logistic regression confirmed that patients with juvenile- and early-onset disease were associated with high incidence of being untreated prior to admission, and with low incidence of comorbidities as well as deaths caused by infection compared to patients with late-onset lupus. (nih.gov)
  • In conclusion, age at onset has an impact on SLE disease status, and infection is the main cause of death in those with late-onset lupus. (nih.gov)
  • Dengue disease, which is caused by dengue virus infection, is a major public health in the tropical and subtropical countries in the world. (intechopen.com)
  • In the case of patients with beta-thalassaemia major (TM), hepatic damage due to HCV infection is exacerbated by iron overload due to transfusion, and liver disease is a recognized cause of mortality [6]. (who.int)
  • WBCs help the body fight infection and disease. (cancer.ca)
  • 7 In patients with celiac disease, the immune system is abnormally activated by gluten, specifically the gliadin portion of wheat protein, and prolamines (insoluble proteins) in rye, barley and oats. (aafp.org)
  • Others are "adenoviral vector" vaccines, in which the vaccinating ingredient is transported to the body's cells by a "shell" of adenovirus (common cold virus) unable to cause any disease and functioning as a mere "vehicle" for the element that will elicit the response of the immune system to the virus the vaccine is supposed to fight. (fchampalimaud.org)
  • Since Crohn's disease is an immune system condition, it cannot be cured by medication or surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lymph node biopsy was achieved and showed necrotizing lymphadenitis with histiocytic reaction consistent with Kikuchi disease. (archcid.com)
  • Kikuchi disease is a benign (non-cancerous) condition of the lymph nodes . (nih.gov)
  • The main sign of Kikuchi disease is usually swollen lymph nodes in the neck, which tend to develop suddenly. (nih.gov)
  • The cause of Kikuchi disease is not known. (nih.gov)
  • Crohn's Disease: 5 mg/kg IV at 0, 2 and 6 weeks, then every 8 weeks. (rheumatology.org)
  • Adult Crohn's disease: 400 mg subcutaneously initially and then repeat at weeks 2 and 4. (rheumatology.org)
  • 54% ulcerative colitis, 44% Crohn's disease and 2% IBD-unclassified), 79 were excluded due to inadequate blood samples. (cdc.gov)
  • Moderately-to-severely active Crohn's disease when response to conventional therapy has been inadequate. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • However, surgery cannot cure Crohn's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Current guidelines do not advise the use of 5-ASA compounds in Crohn's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Corticosteroids are a class of anti-inflammatory drugs used to treat moderate to severe flares of Crohn's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most commonly prescribed oral steroid is prednisone, which is typically dosed at 0.5 mg/kg for induction of remission in Crohn's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also effective when used in combination with antibiotics to treat active Crohn's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infliximab has found utility as follows: Induction and maintenance of remission for people with Crohn's disease Maintenance for fistulizing Crohn's disease Side effects of infliximab, like other immunosuppressants of the TNF class, can be serious and potentially fatal, and infliximab carries an FDA black-box warning on the label. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leukopenia means low white cell count . (healthtap.com)
  • Leukopenia - a pathological condition which is characterized by impaired blood formation at the level of white blood cells.Unfortunately, in recent years the prevalence of the disease is increasing.Why is this? (healthtipsing.com)
  • Thus, one should distinguish between increased white blood cell count and low.It was the latter is called leukopenia. (healthtipsing.com)
  • What diseases make white blood count and sed rate flux at abnormally high levels? (reference.com)
  • Inflammatory diseases such as temporal arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica cause the erythrocyte sedimentation rate, or sed rate, to rise along with white. (reference.com)
  • Pathology) pathol an abnormal reduction in the number of white blood cells in the blood, characteristic of certain diseases. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In leukopenia there is a diminished white blood cell count. (news-medical.net)
  • Leukopenia is an abnormal diminishment of circulating white blood cells, especially the granulocytes. (omicsonline.org)
  • When one is hit down by leukopenia, the number of white blood cells in the body decreases drastically. (buzzle.com)
  • Leukopenia refers to abnormal lowering in the white blood cell count of a person. (buzzle.com)
  • A low white blood cell count could be an indication of some underlying disease or disorder. (buzzle.com)
  • A recurrent problematic illness that results in a low white blood cell (WBC) count is known as chronic leukopenia. (buzzle.com)
  • Leukopenia (low white blood cell count) is not so much a condition as it is a state of the body. (doctorshealthpress.com)
  • Plasma cells are specialized white-blood cells, lymphocytes that have been altered to produce immunoglobulin , an immune protein or antibody necessary for fighting disease. (petmd.com)
  • A lower than normal white blood cell count is called leukopenia. (medlineplus.gov)
  • His complete blood count (CBC) was significant for a leukopenia to 2,700 white blood cells (WBCs) per [mm. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • As of 2017, more than 30 cases of Heartland virus disease have been reported from states in the Midwest and the South. (cdc.gov)
  • As of 2017, a limited number of Bourbon virus disease cases have been identified in the Midwest and southern United States. (cdc.gov)
  • The objective of this study is to evaluate the association of clinical features and prognosis with age at disease onset in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in a large, multicenter Chinese cohort. (nih.gov)
  • Demyelinating disease (0.06%) and systemic lupus erythematosus (0.03%) were rare serious adverse events. (bmj.com)
  • 3 Laboratory tests reveal a mild leukopenia and relative lymphocytosis. (mja.com.au)
  • Demyelinating disease - exacerbations or new onset of demyelinating disease may occur. (rheumatology.org)
  • Leukopenia and albuminuria may occur. (who.int)
  • Erythema nodosum (EN) is mostly seen in females and occur in about one-third of all patients. (hindawi.com)
  • C-Reactive Protein, Fecal Calprotectin, and Stool Lactoferrin for Detection of Endoscopic Activity in Symptomatic Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. (curehunter.com)
  • Most references report that in early oral ulcers in Behcet's Disease (BD) (aka Behcet's syndrome, BS), there is an intense lymphomonocytic infiltration (mononuclear T-cells) around blood vessels, but as the ulcer ages, the infiltration of neutrophils (polymorphonuclear leucocytes (PMNL) or polymorphoneuclear neutrophils (PMN)) increases. (angelfire.com)
  • Those resembling erythema nodosum (EN) show small vessel vasculitis and perivascular lymphocytic and mononuclear cell infiltration and fibrin deposition in the vessel wall, while the punched out ulcers are characterized by a leucocytoclastic vasculitis (neutrophil infiltrate) with fibrinoid necrosis. (angelfire.com)
  • Many patients diagnosed with the disease have required hospitalization. (cdc.gov)
  • Pfizer Inc. today announced detailed overall survival data from the PALOMA-3 trial, which evaluated IBRANCE (palbociclib) in combination with fulvestrant compared to placebo plus fulvestrant in women with hormone receptor-positive (HR+), human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-negative (HER2-) metastatic breast cancer whose disease progressed on or after prior endocrine therapy. (news-medical.net)
  • 9 months) were shifted to dexamethasone-methotrexate pulse therapy and 1 patient with uncorrectable leucopenia was shifted to dexamethasone pulse therapy towards the end of phase II. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • this may be a new therapy target for Graves' disease with leukopenia. (uwi.edu)
  • However, the benefits of therapy in a life threatening situation or a serious disease, may outweigh the potential risk. (drugs.com)
  • The ultimate judgment regarding the propriety of any specific therapy must be made by the physician and the patient in light of all the circumstances presented by the individual patient, and the known variability and biological behavior of the disease. (aad.org)
  • If possible, radiation therapy may be used on isolated areas, with the goal of curing the disease, or only to control signs and improve your dog's condition. (petmd.com)
  • 1- 3 However, a detailed assessment of TNF antagonist therapy in combination with the wide range of traditional disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) commonly used to treat patients with RA in clinical practice is lacking. (bmj.com)
  • Neuropsychiatric, cardiopulmonary, renal and gastrointestinal involvement, disease activity index and damage scores were similar among three groups. (nih.gov)
  • Absolute counts of major lymphocyte subsets, particularly CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell counts, are significantly decreased in patients with severe disease. (bmj.com)
  • Acupuncture has therapeutic value in treating chemotherapy-induced leukopenia. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Cats claw ameliorates chemotherapy-induced leukopenia in a rat model. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Pretreatment with Neem diminishes leukopenia and enhances the effect of chemotherapy. (greenmedinfo.com)