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Surface antigen changes during normal neutrophilic development: a critical review.
  • M. T. Elghetany
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Blood cells, molecules & diseases
  • 1 March 2002
Neutrophil surface molecules function in part as biological sensors. Surface antigens undergo several changes during neutrophilic maturation to accommodate the cell's function. Surface antigens mayExpand
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Methods for staining amyloid in tissues: a review.
The traditional way of identifying amyloid in tissue sections has been staining with Congo red and demonstration of green birefringence under crossed polarizers. The original method of Congo redExpand
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Fanconi anemia: myelodysplasia as a predictor of outcome.
The adverse potential of the development of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) in Fanconi anemia (FA) was examined in a retrospective study of 41 FA patients who had bone marrow morphology andExpand
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Stability of prothrombin time and activated partial thromboplastin time tests under different storage conditions.
Prothrombin time (PT) and activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT) are common laboratory tests that are useful in the diagnosis of coagulation disorders and monitoring anticoagulant therapy.Expand
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The emerging spectrum of cardiopulmonary pathology of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): Report of 3 autopsies from Houston, Texas, and review of autopsy findings from other United States cities
Abstract This paper collates the pathological findings from initial published autopsy reports on 23 patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) from 5 centers in the United States ofExpand
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Surface marker abnormalities in myelodysplastic syndromes.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) are clonal stem cell disorders associated with a variety of abnormalities of mature and maturing cells, including surface antigenExpand
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Myelodysplastic syndromes in children: a critical review of issues in the diagnosis and classification of 887 cases from 13 published series.
  • M. T. Elghetany
  • Medicine
  • Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine
  • 1 July 2007
CONTEXT Pediatric myelodysplastic syndromes (MDSs) are uncommon disorders, which may be difficult to diagnose, particularly in the absence of increased blasts. Pediatric MDSs have several uniqueExpand
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p53 protein overexpression in bone marrow biopsies of patients with Shwachman-Diamond syndrome has a prevalence similar to that of patients with refractory anemia.
CONTEXT Shwachman-Diamond syndrome (SDS) is a rare inherited disorder characterized by pancreatic insufficiency, neutropenia, and in some patients, metaphyseal dysostosis. Patients with SDS are at aExpand
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Characterization of the coagulation system in healthy dolphins: the coagulation factors, natural anticoagulants, and fibrinolytic products
In dolphins, blood pooling and acidosis from lack of oxygenation with prolonged underwater stay are not associated with intravascular clotting as it would be in terrestrial mammals, while shed bloodExpand
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Shwachman-Diamond syndrome: report from an international conference.
the previously described features of SDS and added emphasis to the chondrodysplastic skeletal anomalies, including metaphyseal dysostosis and rib abnormalities. Although metaphyseal changes areExpand
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