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failure of some tissue or organ to develop

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Pure red cell aplasia and hypogammaglobulinemia in a patient with thymoma (in Chinese).
Immune dysregulation, a hallmark of chronic lymphocytic leukemia manifests itself in 3 autoimmune diseases: warm autoimmune hemolytic, immune thrombocytopenia and pure red cell aplasia.
Although there is some evidence that IV administration can be as effective as SC especially when iron-repletion protocols are strictly enforced (Pizzarelli et al, 2006), when our unit commenced IV Eprex following reports of pure red cell aplasia with Eprex SC, 13.
Parvovirus B19-related pure red cell aplasia (PRCA)).
Persistence of parvovirus B19 IgM antibodies and DNA in pure red cell aplasia resulting in myelodysplasia: A case report.
The association of pure red cell aplasia with antiphospholipid syndrome.
Moreover, reports of antibody-mediated pure red cell aplasia secondary to the administration of a recombinant erythropoietin had already spurred interest in neutralizing antibodies (NAb) and focused attention on immunogenicity testing (7).
The warning involves cases of pure red cell aplasia (PRCA), a type of anemia that can cause fatigue, lethargy or abnormal paleness of the skin.
Thymomas can also be associated with autoimmune and paraneoplastic syndromes, such as pure red cell aplasia (50% of patients with red cell aplasia will have thymoma, and 5% of patients with thymoma will have red cell aplasia), hypogammaglobulinemia (10% of patients with thymoma will have hypogammaglobulinemia, and 5% of patients with hypogammaglobulinemia will have thymoma), endocrine disorders, cutaneous disorders, and connective tissue disorders.
Pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) is an uncommon disorder in adults.
A rare complication, pure red cell aplasia, has been reported due to the development of antibodies to Eprex, an epoetin alpha product available outside the U.
In addition, the EPAR observes that among Dynepo patients, there have been no reported cases to date of pure red cell aplasia, a condition in which the bone marrow fails to produce vital red blood cells.
PHILADELPHIA - Treatment with a specific brand of recombinant human erythropoietin, Eprex, has been strongly linked to 96 cases of pure red cell aplasia in a review done by the drug's manufacturer, Johnson & Johnson.
PHILADELPHIA -- Treatment with a specific brand of recombinant human erythropoietin, Eprex, has been strongly linked to 96 cases of pure red cell aplasia in a review by the drug's manufacturer, Johnson & Johnson.