Acanthocytosis

Known as: Acanthocytes, Red cell acanthocytosis, spur cell anemia 
Acanthocytosis is a type of poikilocytosis characterized by the presence of spikes on the cell surface. The cells have an irregular shape resembling… (More)
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2005
2005
Chorea-acanthocytosis (CHAC) is a hereditary neurodegenerative disorder with autosomal recessive transmission, in which selective… (More)
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2005
2005
The presence of acanthocytosis in peripheral blood smears remains the hallmark of the clinical diagnosis of most… (More)
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2003
2003
Three patients from a previously described family with autosomal dominant chorea-acanthocytosis were found to have the CTG… (More)
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2001
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2001
Chorea-acanthocytosis (CHAC, MIM 200150) is an autosomal recessive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the gradual onset… (More)
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2001
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2001
Chorea-acanthocytosis is a neurodegenerative disorder with peripheral red cell acanthocytosis. Linkage of chorea-acanthocytosis… (More)
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2000
2000
It has been suggested that preexisting severe hepatic iron overload may adversely affect outcome after liver transplantation. The… (More)
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1999
1999
A case of chorea-acanthocytosis (CA) syndrome is described. The presence of acanthocytes has usually been considered an important… (More)
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1991
1991
Erythrocyte morphology by phase contrast microscopic examination (PCM) of the urine is widely employed in distinguishing… (More)
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1991
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1991
Nineteen cases are described, including 12 cases from three different families and 7 nonfamilial cases, in which multisystem… (More)
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1977
1977
Acanthocytic red cells in patients with abetalipoproteinemia are morphologically similar to the red cells in spur cell anemia… (More)
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