Paclitaxel treatment was discontinued due to suspicion of drug-induced bone marrow suppression
So, spontaneous resolution of the patients hematological parameters in a short period as fourteen days, suggests us to revise the diagnosis of the patient as bone marrow suppression
instead of aplastic anemia.
Previous reticulocyte maturity studies show the usefulness of IRF in the monitoring of bone marrow suppression
post chemotherapy, monitoring of bone marrow engraftment post transplantation, classification of anaemia, and monitoring of erythropoiesis (1, 4-6).
Clinical signs vary from intermittent fever, lymph node enlargement, kidney and retinal haemorrhage, weight loss and eye problems to bone marrow suppression
A complete blood count was obtained at 3 weeks, to coincide with the expected nadir for bone marrow suppression
(Polovich, White, & Kelleher, 2005).
Unfortunately, as Lassen (a colleague of Bjorn Ibsen's) and colleagues reported in 1956, prolonged use of nitrous oxide could cause bone marrow suppression
, and even fatal aplastic anemia.
Two well-known dose-related side effects of CYC are bone marrow suppression
and hepatic injury.
In addition, it may cause bone marrow suppression
and lung disease.
Carbamazepine is particularly effective in patients who haven't responded to other medications; however, the risk of serious bone marrow suppression
with this anticonvulsant dictates very close patient monitoring.
The privately held company develops anti-cancer therapies, treatments for chemotherapy-related bone marrow suppression
and drugs to manage transplant rejection.
Although no lasting adverse effect related to use of the drug occurred, treatment with chloramphenicol was discontinued for two patients because of chloramphenicol-induced bone marrow suppression
When you deliver chemotherapy in the standard fashion, you have to wait three to four weeks between cycles before you can treat patients again because of the bone marrow suppression
and the low blood cell counts that result," explains Gwynn Long, assistant professor of medicine.
In one case, a sulfonamide caused bone marrow suppression
- a dangerous condition that could hamper a person's ability to fight off infections, cause bleeding complications and lower the plateJet count.
Some people getting the higher dose developed bone marrow suppression
and other serious zidovudine-related side effects, says NIAID's Daniel F.
The requirement of blood transfusion was highest for post transplant patients, other conditions requiring transfusion were aplastic anemia, pretransplant conditioning, post chemotherapy bone marrow suppression