haemolytic anaemia


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Related to haemolytic anaemia: Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia, March Haemoglobinuria
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Noun1.haemolytic anaemia - anemia resulting from destruction of erythrocytes
anemia, anaemia - a deficiency of red blood cells
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Haemolytic anaemia occurs when the premature destruction of red blood cells outstrips any increase in the reproductive rate in the bone marrow and spleen.
The diagnosis of thrombotic microangiopathy is based on a pentad of signs and symptoms: thrombocytopenia, microangiopathic haemolytic anaemia, neurologic abnormalities, renal failure and fever.
He was treated for haemolytic anaemia, the excessive breakdown of red blood cells which can be caused by toxins such as snake venom.
The toxin, which is absorbed from the intestines, damages the endothelium of small vessels, in particular in the kidneys, mesenterium and brain, resulting microangiopathic haemolytic anaemia, platelet aggregation and local intravascular coagulation.
Excessive apoptosis of bone marrow erythroblasts in a patient with autoimmune haemolytic anaemia with reticulocytopenia.
Chronic haemolytic anaemia in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Thrombocytopenia and haemolytic anaemia may be exacerbated by some drug treatments (7-9).
A young dog had been admitted with a lifethreatening condition causing red blood cells to break up - called Immune Mediated Haemolytic Anaemia.
O'Brien TA, Eastlund T, Peters Ch, Neglia JP, Defor T, Ramsay NK, Scott Baker K: Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia complicating haematopoietic cell transplantation in paediatric patients: High incidente and significant mortality in unrelated donor transplants for non-malignant diseases.