Review Topics:

  • HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION AND INFECTIONS. Guest Editor: Miguel Sanz More...
  • REVIEW SERIES: UPDATE ON FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA. Guest Editor: Corrado Tarella More...

Review Articles

INFECTIOUS AETIOLOGY OF MARGINAL ZONE LYMPHOMA AND ROLE OF ANTI-INFECTIVE THERAPY

Salvatore Perrone, Gianna Maria D'Elia, Alessandro Pulsoni
Abstract 3873 | PDF Downloads 988 HTML Downloads 2080 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.006

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BCR SIGNALING INHIBITORS: AN OVERVIEW OF TOXICITIES ASSOCIATED WITH IBRUTINIB AND IDELALISIB IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA

Lorenzo Falchi, Jessica M Baron, Carrie Anne Orlikowski, Alessandra Ferrajoli
Abstract 3732 | PDF Downloads 1103 HTML Downloads 3266 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.011

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CURRENT STRATEGIES FOR THE DETECTION OF MINIMAL RESIDUAL DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTIC LEUKEMIA

Juliana Maria Camargos Rocha, Sandra Guerra Xavier, Marcelo Eduardo Lima Souza, Juliana Godoy Assumpção, Mitiko Murao, Benigna Maria Oliveira
Abstract 4025 | PDF Downloads 1003 HTML Downloads 4183 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.024

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THE GUT MICROBIOTA AND IMMUNE SYSTEM RELATIONSHIP IN HUMAN GRAFT-VERSUS-HOST DISEASE

Lucrezia Laterza, Gianenrico Rizzatti, Eleonora Gaetani, Patrizia Chiusolo, Antonio Gasbarrini
Abstract 4475 | PDF Downloads 1072 HTML Downloads 13619 Untitled Downloads 0 figure Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.025

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SURVEILLANCE AND CONTROL OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION

Walter Ricciardi, Gabriele Giubbini, Patrizia Laurenti
Abstract 3386 | PDF Downloads 1009 HTML Downloads 13359 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.036

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EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARBAPENEM RESISTANT KLEBSIELLA PNEUMONIAE INFECTIONS IN MEDITERRANEAN COUNTRIES

Corrado Girmenia, Martina Canichella, Alessandra Serrao
Abstract 4137 | PDF Downloads 1056 HTML Downloads 2094 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.032

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CMV IN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION

Rafael de la Camara
Abstract 4058 | PDF Downloads 1216 HTML Downloads 2602 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.031

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PARASITIC INFECTIONS IN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION

Isidro Jarque, Miguel Salavert, Javier Pemán
Abstract 3093 | PDF Downloads 901 HTML Downloads 3724 Untitled Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.035

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ANTIFUNGAL PROPHYLAXIS IN IMMUNOCOMPROMISED PATIENTS

Lourdes Vazquez
Abstract 3386 | PDF Downloads 1010 HTML Downloads 1909 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.040

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ANTIFUNGAL THERAPY IN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANT RECIPIENTS

Alessandro Busca, Livio Pagano
Abstract 3829 | PDF Downloads 1109 HTML Downloads 2095 Untitled Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.039

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LIMITED STAGE FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA: THE ROLE OF RADIATION THERAPY.

Andrea Riccardo Filippi
Abstract 2954 | PDF Downloads 704 HTML Downloads 2107 Figure 1 Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.041

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IMMUNITY TO INFECTIONS AFTER HAPLOIDENTICAL HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION

Franco Aversa, Lucia Prezioso, Ilenia Manfra, Federica Galaverna, Angelica Spolzino, Alessandro Monti
Abstract 3412 | PDF Downloads 696 HTML Downloads 1266 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.057

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THE ROLE OF AUTOLOGOUS AND ALLOGENEIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION IN FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA IN THE NEW DRUGS ERA.

Francesco Maura, Lucia Farina, Paolo Corradini
Abstract 3504 | PDF Downloads 821 HTML Downloads 1813 Fig.1 Downloads 0 Fig. 2 Downloads 0 Table 1 Downloads 0 Table2 Downloads 0 Table 3 Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.045

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“IDENTIFYING HIGH-RISK CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA: A PATHOGENESIS-ORIENTED APPRAISAL OF PROGNOSTIC AND PREDICTIVE FACTORS IN PATIENTS TREATED WITH CHEMOTHERAPY WITH OR WITHOUT IMMUNOTHERAPY.”

Sara Martinelli, Antonio Cuneo, Gian Matteo Rigolin
Abstract 3568 | PDF Downloads 726 HTML Downloads 3059 Untitled Downloads 0 Cneo. Fig.1 Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.047

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INFECTIOUS COMPLICATIONS AFTER UMBILICAL CORD-BLOOD TRANSPLANTATION FROM UNRELATED DONORS

Juan Montoro, Jaime Sanz
Abstract 2738 | PDF Downloads 675 HTML Downloads 1312 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.051

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WHAT UNRELATED HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION IN THALASSEMIA TAUGHT US ABOUT TRANSPLANT IMMUNOGENETICS.

Giorgio La Nasa, Adriana Vacca, Roberto Littera, Eugenia Piras, Sandro Orru, Marianna Greco, Carlo Carcassi, Giovanni Caocci
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MINIMAL RESIDUAL DISEASE IN ACUTE MYELOID LEUKEMIA OF ADULTS: DETERMINATION, PROGNOSTIC IMPACT AND CLINICAL APPLICATIONS.

Maria Ilaria Del Principe
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ZIKA VIRUS: A REVIEW FROM THE VIRUS BASICS TO PROPOSED MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES

Lorenzo Zammarchi, Michele Spinicci, Alessandro Bartoloni
Abstract 3771 | PDF Downloads 864 HTML Downloads 1971 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.056

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NOVEL DRUGS IN FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA

Giuseppe Rossi, Antonella Anastasia
Abstract 3448 | PDF Downloads 1068 HTML Downloads 1433 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.061

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SYSTEMIC FRONT LINE THERAPY OF FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA: WHEN, TO WHOM AND HOW

Francesca Pavanello, Sara Steffanoni, Michele Ghielmini, Emanuele Zucca
Abstract 2990 | PDF Downloads 778 HTML Downloads 1656 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.062

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Original Articles

FEATURES OF ADOLESCENTS TUBERCULOSIS AT A REFERRAL TB'S HOSPITAL IN TEHRAN, IRAN

Ferial Lotfian, Mohammad Reza Bolursaz, soheila Khalilzadeh, Noshin Baghaie, Maryam Hassanzad, Aliakbar Velayati
Abstract 3522 | PDF Downloads 660 HTML Downloads 2806 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.005

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PREVALENCE OF HEPATITIS C AMONG EGYPTIAN CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE AND THE ROLE OF IL28B GENE POLYMORPHISMS IN SPONTANEOUS VIRAL CLEARANCE

Somaia Mohammed Mousa, Mona Kamal El-Ghamrawy, Heba Gouda, Mervat Khorshied, Dina Ahmed, Hala Shiba
Abstract 3544 | PDF Downloads 573 HTML Downloads 2376 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.007

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CYTOKINE RESPONSE ASSOCIATED WITH HEPATITIS C VIRUS CLEARANCE IN HIV COINFECTED PATIENTS INITIATING PEG INTERFERON-? BASED THERAPY.

Truong Tam Nguyen, Reihani Niloofar, Pierre-Alain Rubbo, Kuster Nils, Karine Bollore, Jacques Ducos, Georges-Philippe Pageaux, Jacques Reynes, Philippe Van de Perre, Edouard Tuaillon
Abstract 2650 | PDF Downloads 602 HTML Downloads 1971 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.003

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TREATMENT WITH LOW-DOSE CYTARABINE IN ELDERLY PATIENTS (AGE 70 YEARS OR OLDER) WITH ACUTE MYELOID LEUKEMIA: A SINGLE INSTITUTION EXPERIENCE

Maël Heiblig, Mohamed Elhamri, Isabelle Tigaud, Adriana Plesa, Fiorenza Barraco, Hélène Labussière, Sophie Ducastelle, Mauricette Michallet, Franck Nicolini, Claudiu Plesa, Eric Wattel, Gilles Salles, Xavier Thomas
Abstract 6358 | PDF Downloads 1081 HTML Downloads 1565 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.009

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PATIENTS REFERRED FOR BLEEDING SYMPTOMS OF UNKNOWN CAUSE: DOES EVALUATION OF THROMBIN GENERATION CONTRIBUTE TO DIAGNOSIS?

Elena Holm, Eva Zetterberg, Susanna Lövdahl, Erik Berntorp
Abstract 3347 | PDF Downloads 575 HTML Downloads 1481 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.014

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HEMOGLOBIN ANALYSIS IN THE FIRST YEAR OF LIFE

PEERAPON WONG
Abstract 2693 | PDF Downloads 688 HTML Downloads 2864 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.012

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IMPACT OF MANNOSE-BINDING PROTEIN GENE POLYMORPHISMS IN OMANI SICKLE CELL DISEASE PATIENTS

Mathew Zachariah, Anil Pathare
Abstract 2850 | PDF Downloads 535 HTML Downloads 1486 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.013

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PREVALENCE OF SICKLE CELL TRAIT IN THE SOUTHERN SUBURBS OF BEIRUT, LEBANON

Abdel Badih El Ariss, Mohamad Younes, Jad Matar, Zeina Berjaoui
Abstract 3418 | PDF Downloads 697 HTML Downloads 18897 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.015

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CANDIDA ASSOCIATED BLOODSTREAM INFECTIONS IN PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY PATIENTS: SINGLE CENTER EXPERIENCE

Dilek Gurlek Gokcebay, Nese Yarali, Pamir Isik, Cengiz Bayram, Aslinur Ozkaya-Parlakay, Abdurrahman Kara, Bahattin Tunç
Abstract 3729 | PDF Downloads 585 HTML Downloads 1196 Table1 Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.018

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CUTANEOUS HYPERPIGMENTATION IN MEGALOBLASTIC ANEMIA: A FIVE YEAR RETROSPECTIVE REVIEW.

Somanath Padhi, RajLaxmi Sarangi, Anita Ramdas, Kandasamy Ravichandran, Renu G’Boy Varghese, Thomas Alexander, George Kurien, Sudhagar Mookkappan
Abstract 3771 | PDF Downloads 739 HTML Downloads 11928 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.021

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MOLECULAR HETEROGENEITY OF GLUCOSE-6-PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE DEFICIENCY IN BURKINA FASO: G-6-PD BETICA SELMA AND SANTAMARIA IN PEOPLE WITH SYMPTOMATIC MALARIA IN OUAGADOUGOU

Abdoul Karim OUATTARA, Pouiré YAMEOGO, Birama DIARRA, Dorcas OBIRI-YEBOAH, Albert Theophane YONLI, Tegwindé Rebeca COMPAORE, Serge Théophile SOUBEIGA, Florencia Wenkuuni DJIGMA, Jacques Simpore
Abstract 3633 | PDF Downloads 619 HTML Downloads 1102 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.029

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CLINICAL AND LABORATORY CHARACTERISTICS OF DENGUE-ORIENTI TSUTSUGAMUSHI CO-INFECTION FROM A TERTIARY CARE CENTER IN SOUTH INDIA

Aneesh Basheer, Nayyar Iqbal, Sudhagar Mookkappan, Patricia Anitha, Shashikala Nair, Reba Kanungo, Ravichandran Kandasamy
Abstract 4100 | PDF Downloads 645 HTML Downloads 1229 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.028

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BISPHOSPHONATES IN LANGERHANS CELL HISTIOCYTOSIS: AN INTERNATIONAL RETROSPECTIVE CASE SERIES

Deepak Chellapandian, Polyzois Makras, Gregory Kaltsas, Cor van den Bos, Lamia Naccache, Raajit Rampal, Anne-Sophie Carret, Sheila Weitzman, R. Maarten Egeler, Oussama Abla
Abstract 3116 | PDF Downloads 834 HTML Downloads 946 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.033

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DETECTION OF OCCULT GLOMERULAR DYSFUNCTION IN GLUCOSE SIX PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE DEFICIENCY ANEMIA

Gehan Abdel Hakeem, Emad Abdel Naem, Salwa Swelam, Laila Aboul Fotoh, Abdel Azeem Al Mazary, Ashraf Abdel Fadeil, Asmaa Abdel Hafez
Abstract 3184 | PDF Downloads 879 HTML Downloads 1503 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.038

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EFFECTS OF FACTOR XIII DEFICIENCY ON THROMBOELASTOGRAPHY. THROMBELASTOGRAPHY WITH CALCIUM AND LYSIS BY ADDITION OF STREPTOKINASE IS MORE SENSITIVE THAN SOLUBILITY TESTS

Marta E Martinuzzo
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SEROPOSITIVITY OF HEPATITIS B AND C AMONG SYRIAN MULTITRANSFUSED PATIENTS WITH HEMOGLOBINOPATHY

Widad Yazaji, Wafa Habbal, Fawza Monem
Abstract 2542 | PDF Downloads 480 HTML Downloads 1044 Cover Letter Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.046

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OUTCOME OF CANDIDA PARAPSILOSIS COMPLEX INFECTIONS TREATED WITH CASPOFUNGIN IN CHILDREN

İlker Devrim, Rana İşgüder, Hasan Ağın, Nuri Bayram, Gökhan Ceylan, Yüce Ayhan, Özlem Saraç Sandal, Ferhat Sarı, Ahu Kara, Mine Düzgöl
Abstract 3237 | PDF Downloads 514 HTML Downloads 781 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.042

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MILD BLEEDERS: DIAGNOSIS IS ELUSIVE IN LARGE NUMBER OF PATIENTS

Mrinalini kotru, Deepti Mutereja, Abhishek Purohit, Seema Tyagi, Manoranjan Mahapatra, Renu Saxena, Hara Prasad Pati
Abstract 2890 | PDF Downloads 479 HTML Downloads 649 Figure 1 Distribution of the various causes of mild bleeding (in %) in males and females Downloads 0 Figure 2 Age and Sex distribution of patients with Bleeding disorders- Unclassified Downloads 0 Table : Distribution of the sites of bleeding and their causes Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.049

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ALLOGENEIC HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION FOR ADULT PATIENTS WITH FANCONI ANEMIA.

hosein kamranzadeh fumani, Mohammad Zokaasadi, Amir Kasaeian, Kamran Alimoghaddam, Asadollah Mousavi, Babak Bahar, Mohammad Vaezi, Ardeshir Ghavamzadeh
Abstract 3485 | PDF Downloads 582 HTML Downloads 686 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.054

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30 YEARS RETROSPECTIVE REVIEW OF TUBERCULOSIS CASES IN A TUBERCULOSIS DISPENSARY IN BURSA/NILUFER, TURKEY (1985-2014)

Kayıhan PALA, Harika GERÇEK, Tuncay AYDIN TAŞ, Rukiye ÇAKIR, Sedef ÖZGÜÇ, Timur YILDIZ
Abstract 2828 | PDF Downloads 570 HTML Downloads 1577 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.059

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Follicular Lymphoma: A Clinicopathological Analysis from a Tertiary care Institute in Southern India

Mary Theresa Sylvia, Biswajit Dey, Debdatta Basu, Sajini Elizabeth Jacob, Rakhee Kar, Biswajit Dubashi
Abstract 2700 | PDF Downloads 532 HTML Downloads 2804 Figure 1a and 1b Downloads 0 Figure 2 Downloads 0 Figure 3 Downloads 0 Figure 4 Downloads 0 Figure 5 Downloads 0 Tables 1-5 Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.060

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Scientific Letters

The diagnostic approach to central adrenocortical insufficiency (CAI) in thalassemia

Vincenzo De Sanctis, Heba Elsedfy, Ashraf T Soliman
Abstract 2711 | PDF Downloads 527 HTML Downloads 2612 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.026

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Case Reports

Refractory Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura and Cytomegalovirus Infection: A Call for a Change in the Current Guidelines

Alex Shimanovsky, Devbala Patel, Jeffrey Wasser
Abstract 3609 | PDF Downloads 841 HTML Downloads 2039 Figure 1 Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.010

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Coexistence of P190 BCR/ABL transcript and CALR 52-bp deletion in chronic myeloid leukemia blast crisis: a case report

najmaldin saki, Mohammad Seghatoleslami, Neda Ketabchi, Alireza Ordo, Javad Mohammadi-Asl, Neda Golchin
Abstract 2710 | PDF Downloads 593 HTML Downloads 2394 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.002

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Life-threatening autoimmune hemolytic anemia and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura: successful seletive splenic artery embolization

matteo molica, Fulvio Massaro, Giorgia Annechini, Erminia Baldacci, Gianna maria D'elia, Riccardo Rosati, Silvia maria trisolini, Paola Volpicelli, Robin Foà, Saveria Capria
Abstract 2948 | PDF Downloads 710 HTML Downloads 2195 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.020

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Severe acute axonal neuropathy following treatment with arsenic trioxide for acute promyelocytic leukemia: a case report

Marcus Kuhn, Mithia Nabergoj, Kety Sammartin, Fabrizio Vianello
Abstract 3219 | PDF Downloads 665 HTML Downloads 1288 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.023

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Massive pulmonary embolism at the onset of acute promyelocytic leukemia

Federica Sorà, Patrizia Chiusolo, Luca Laurenti
Abstract 2906 | PDF Downloads 595 HTML Downloads 1516 figure 1 Downloads 0 Untitled Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.027

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Hyperhemolytic Syndrome complicating a Delayed Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction due to anti-P1 alloimmunization, in a pregnant woman with HbO-Arab?-thalassemia

Zoe Bezirgiannidou, Anna Christoforidou, Eftychia Kontekaki, Athanasios Anastasiadis, Spyros Papamichos, Helen Menexidou, Dimitrios Margaritis, George Martinis, Elpidoforos Mandadakis
Abstract 2593 | PDF Downloads 565 HTML Downloads 1057 Figure 1 Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.053

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Diagnosis of del(5q) MDS, 14 years after JAK-2 positive PV appearance: complete remission of both diseases with lenalidomide monotherapy

Antonella Vaccarino, Irene Dogliotti, Fabio Marletto, Andrea Demarchi, Mario Bazzan
Abstract 2416 | PDF Downloads 511 HTML Downloads 1189 Blood Count trend before and during lenalidomide treatment Downloads 0 Light micrograph of bone marrow biopsy of a patient with PV and 5q deletion Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.050

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MJHID Educational Clinical Cases

Anemia in the elderly: not always what it seems.

Marco Cerrano, Elena Crisà, Valentina Giai, Mario Boccadoro, Dario Ferrero
Abstract 2938 | PDF Downloads 745 HTML Downloads 1603 Figure 1 Downloads 0 Figure 1 revised Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.017

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Letters to the Editor

Ponatinib induced improvement of cutaneous lesions associated to accelerated phase of Ph-positive chronic myeloid leukemia

Massimo Breccia, Gioia Colafigli, Luisa Quattrocchi, elisabetta abruzzese, giuliana alimena
Abstract 2471 | PDF Downloads 472 HTML Downloads 1820 figure 1 Downloads 0 figure 2 Downloads 0 | DOI https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2016.016

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