leukopenia

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Synonyms for leukopenia

an abnormal lowering of the white blood cell count

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Additionally, there is no relationship between Caelyx exposure and the occurrence of common side effects of Caelyx such as leukocytopenia, stomatitis, and hand-foot syndrome Hunault-Berger Primary Outcome: Despite the fact that et al.
Hematological studies revealed erythrocytopenia, leukocytopenia, decreased hemoglobin and lowered erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) in group B as compared to group A and C from day 10 to 30 of the experiment.
Moreover GTP and its bioactive components (catechin, epigallocatechin and epigalIocatechin-3-gaIlate) assisted in decreasing the leukocytopenia seen after whole mice irradiation and significantly reduced the elevated serum inflammatory cytokines (TNF-a, IL-1 (3, and IL-6).
Initial tests indicated severe thrombocytopenia (low platelets), moderate leukocytopenia (low white blood cells), elevated liver enzymes, and dehydration.
Neutrophilia along with leukocytopenia is generally associated with inflammation [11].
Patients who developed the following AZA-related side effects during the prerandomization phase were excluded from the dosage-optimization phase: (a) leukocytopenia <2.
Grade 3 and 4 main toxicities reported among the 36 patients recruited into the study were 25% leukocytopenia (neutropenic fever was not reported) and 11% diarrhoea with a median duration of 6 days.
Firstly, hematologic diseases may lead to thrombocytopenia, leukocytopenia or suppressed abilities to mount reactive thrombocytosis or leukocytosis in the presence of C difficile.
Patients on dapsone should undergo serial blood counts to monitor for hemolysis and leukocytopenia.
The two-agent regimen was more rigorous, with leukocytopenia occurring almost twice as often (60% vs.
Switched to olanzapine (Zyprexa) (10 mg/day) after clozapine resulted in leukocytopenia, the patient continued to experience negative symptoms.
5] Both interferon and ribavirin are potentially toxic with side effects including anemia, cough and shortness of breath, rash, pruriti s, insomnia, anorexia (ribavirin) [6], flu-like symptoms, nausea, diarrhea, alopecia, leukocytopenia, thyroiditis, thrombocytopenia and psychiatric symptoms (interferon).
This observation further stresses the importance of microscopic clarification of samples with unexplained leukocytopenia.