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Increased preoperative collection of autologous blood with recombinant human erythropoietin therapy.
To study whether the administration of recombinant human erythropoietin increases the amount of autologous blood that can be collected before surgery, we conducted a randomized, controlled trial ofExpand
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Hemolytic anemia associated with lead poisoning from shotgun pellets and the response to succimer treatment
Symptomatic lead poisoning with severe hemolytic anemia was observed in a patient with retained shot gun pellets. Surgical resection of the retained pellets and the use of a newer chelating agent,Expand
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The cost-effectiveness of autologous transfusion revisited: implications of an increased risk of bacterial infection with allogeneic transfusion.
BACKGROUND Previous analyses have found autologous transfusion to be very expensive but have not considered avoidance of postoperative bacterial infections as one of its benefits. STUDY DESIGN ANDExpand
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Neonatal thrombosis with anticardiolipin antibody in baby and mother.
The anticardiolipin antibody is associated with increased risk of thrombosis, which is manifested with various clinical presentations, including vascular thrombosis, recurrent fetal wastage, andExpand
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Clinical trial of a new disposable bleeding-time device.
A new disposable bleeding time device (Hemalet) was tested in 20 normal individuals and 11 patients with various bleeding disorders. The results were compared with those of Simplate II. The meanExpand
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Bacteremia during leukapheresis.
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Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: Recovery after plasmapheresis, corticosteroids, splenectomy, and antiplatelet agents
A 68‐year‐old woman severely ill with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) made a complete recovery after splenectomy was added to a program of corticosteroids, antiplatelet agents, andExpand
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Bone-marrow granulomata and phenytoin.
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Natural history of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in hemophilic patients
During the 5‐year period from 1981 to 1985, we have observed 8 cases of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) among our 85 patients with hemophilia A. Thus, the prevalence of AIDS with hemophiliaExpand
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Fenoprofen and agranulocytosis.
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