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INTRODUCTION Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) comprises a heterogeneous group of clonal disorders of haematopoietic stem cells, characterised by dysplastic haematopoiesis and dysregulated apoptosis resulting in various degrees of cytopenia, whereas canonical cytologic, cytogenetic and histopathologic findings guiding the diagnosis MDS are widely accepted, the(More)
Positive galactomannan tests in patients who underwent chemotherapy without any clinical signs of a fungal infection should lead the clinician to consideration of a false-positive test result. Oral nutritional supplements may be a cause, especially in the case of concomitant disturbance of the gastrointestinal mucosal barrier because of mucositis.
We present the case of a female CF-patient with primary mild disease and pancreatic sufficiency. She did not attend any CF centres for long periods of time. With progression of the disease, she was referred to our thoracic surgery centre for lung transplantation (LTX) at the age of 16 years. 2? years previously, she had been diagnosed with CF in another CF(More)
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