leukopenia

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Synonyms for leukopenia

an abnormal lowering of the white blood cell count

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Anderson et al., "Hemorrhage exacerbates radiation effects on survival, leukocytopenia, thrombopenia, erythropenia, bone marrow cell depletion and hematopoiesis, and inflammation-associated microRNAs expression in kidney," PLoS ONE, vol.
The side effect for CDDP and VP-16 of grade 4 leukocytopenia occurred after chemotherapy and the aspiration pneumonia occurred during pancytopenia.
However, leukocytopenia, anemia, and thrombocytopenia showed no significant signs of recovery until the present time point, which is about 12 weeks after Rituximab administration.
On admission anemia was present in 11 (23.9%) patients, leukocytopenia in 39 (84.8%) patients, thrombocytopenia in 40 (86.9%) patients.
Nevertheless, therapeutic limitations of doxorubicin involve severe adverse effects such as dysrhythmia, heart failure, leukocytopenia, moderate to severe nausea, and vomiting and hemorrhage.
Well-known adverse events caused by sunitinib include hypertension, fatigue, thyroid dysfunction, cardiotoxicity, gastrointestinal toxicities such as diarrhea, stomatitis and nausea, leukocytopenia, thrombocytopenia, and skin toxicity.
During chemotherapy, mild leukocytopenia and skin colour change emerged as complications.
(iii) Toxicities were mainly haematological, with WHO grade III/IV leukocytopenia occurring in 5 patients.
The following clinical data were collected and analyzed: gender, fever, malar rash, photosensitivity, oral ulcer, alopecia, arthritis, serositis, neurologic disorder, anemia, leukocytopenia, thrombocytopenia, hematuria, and leukocyturia.
Consequences of CI include expedited body-weight loss, magnified cytokine and chemokine imbalance, systemic bacterial infection [4], enhanced leukocytopenia, thrombocytopenia, and erythropenia [5, 7, 8], acute myelosuppression, immune system inhibition, fluid imbalance, macroand microcirculation failure, massive cellular damage, and disruption of vital organ functions, which, as is the case with radiation exposure alone, can lead to multiple organ dysfunction and multiple organ failure, the most frequent causes of death after CI [16,21,22].
White cell and planet counting less than 4 x [10.sup.9]/L and 100 x [10.sup.9]/L were regarded as leukocytopenia and thrombocytopenia, respectively.
Thrombocytopenia, leukocytopenia, and anaemia have been reported in 84.6, 34.6, and 34.6% cases respectively from Pakistan (5).
A CBC will demonstrate normocytic normochromic anemia in most patients (8) and may also reveal leukocytopenia and thrombocytopenia.
Symptoms of acute radiation sickness include nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, loss of appetite, leukocytopenia (a decrease in the white blood cell count, which can lead to infection), anemia, thrombocytopenia (a low platelet count, which can lead to internal and external bleeding and poor healing of wounds), dizziness, fever, headache, hair loss, and cognitive impairment.