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a protein in plasma that binds free hemoglobin and removes it (as from wounds)

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Neuroprotective role of haptoglobin after intracerebral hemorrhage," The Journal of Neuroscience, vol.
However, after 5 months, the recipient presented again with severe acute graft dysfunction (creatinine up to 400 [micro]mol/L) but, this time, there were signs of thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA): thrombocytopenia, decreased haptoglobin, increased LDH, decreased fibrinogen, and hemolytic anemia.
Recent study indicates also that only complexes of haemoglobin with haptoglobin 1-1 induce expression of CD163, interleukin 10 (IL-10) and heme oxygenase 1 (HO-1) providing anti-inflammatory cardiovascular protection (Graversen et al.
The released Hb is quickly bound to the haptoglobin (Hp) and then removed.
Hemoglobin was 9 g/dL, free hemoglobin 60 mg/dL, hematocrit 30%, relative reticulocyte count 9%, haptoglobin 7 mg/dL, total bilirubin 2.
6 g/dL Hematocrit 27% Aspartate aminotransferase 69 U/L Alkaline phosphatase 1919 U/L Lactate dehydrogenase 3500 U/L Iron 296 mcg/dL Ferritin 2491 ng/mL Haptoglobin <7 mg/dL Reticulocyte count 3.
Additional laboratory tests were consistent with acute hemolytic anemia: haptoglobin <0.
Elevated serum levels of prehepatic (indirect) bilirubin and lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) and a reduced serum haptoglobin concentration are signs of hemolytic anemia.
Furthermore significant decrease in haptoglobin and fibrinogen have been encountered in diseased newborns foals.
05) heterophil/lymphocyte ratio, serum albumin, glucose and haptoglobin concentrations compared to the winter season.
Hemoglobin levels, leukocyte count, erythrocyte sedimentation rates, serum copper, fibrinogen, lactic dehydrogenase, ferritin and haptoglobin levels were analyzed for response to treatment.
protein from haem and non-haem animals and that from plant origin) is associated with platelets count, haemoglobin, haematocrit, ferritin, blood lipids, renal function markers as well as various inflammation markers directly related to cardiometabolic risk, like cystatin C (12), C-reactive protein (13), white blood cell count (14), uric acid (15), haptoglobin (16) among apparently-healthy adults.