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Effect of cyclosporin-A on anemia in idiopathic myelofibrosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9718875     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The recent report of Pietrasanta et al., describe an improvement of anemia in a case of idiopathic myelofibrosis (IMF) treated with cyclosporin-A (CyA) for Psoriatic skin lesions. We have also used CyA in four IMF patients, all with transfusion dependent anemia . We report briefly the clinical aspects, hematological parameters and responses to the treatment for every patient.
Authors:
A Falcone; P Musto; M Carotenuto
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Letter    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Haematologica     Volume:  83     ISSN:  0390-6078     ISO Abbreviation:  Haematologica     Publication Date:  1998 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-09-17     Completed Date:  1998-09-17     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417435     Medline TA:  Haematologica     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  665-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Anemia / drug therapy*
Cyclosporine / therapeutic use*
Female
Humans
Immunosuppressive Agents / therapeutic use*
Male
Middle Aged
Primary Myelofibrosis / drug therapy*,  etiology
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Immunosuppressive Agents; 59865-13-3/Cyclosporine

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