Document Detail


Haematopoietic progenitors in essential thrombocythaemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6836227     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Colony formation by haematopoietic progenitors from the bone marrow and blood of 4 patients with essential thrombocythaemia was studied in vitro using the methyl cellulose assay. 3 patients had clearly elevated numbers of BFU-E in bone marrow. 1 patient also had markedly increased numbers of CFU-E and CFU-GM, whereas the other patients had only marginally increased or normal numbers of these progenitors in the marrow. 3 patients showed markedly increased numbers of all progenitors in peripheral blood. All 4 patients showed spontaneous erythroid colony formation by progenitors from the bone marrow and 2 had spontaneous colony formation by progenitors from the blood. We conclude that essential thrombocythaemia shows abnormal colony formation in line with other myeloproliferative syndromes.
Authors:
S Partanen; T Ruutu; P Vuopio
Related Documents :
21285787 - Modifying the upper eyelid crease in asian patients with hyaluronic acid fillers.
564247 - Measurement of whole body calcium in chronic renal failure: effects of 1alpha-hydroxyvi...
12506947 - Low bone mineral density in cystic fibrosis patients.
21506147 - The clinical syndrome of primary tic disorder associated with dystonia: a large clinica...
22553157 - Evaluation of the intestinal current measurement method as a diagnostic test for cystic...
19965987 - How to remove accumulated iodine in burn-injured patients.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Scandinavian journal of haematology     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0036-553X     ISO Abbreviation:  Scand J Haematol     Publication Date:  1983 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-05-05     Completed Date:  1983-05-05     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404507     Medline TA:  Scand J Haematol     Country:  DENMARK    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  130-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Bone Marrow Cells
Colony-Forming Units Assay*
Erythrocytes / cytology
Erythropoiesis
Female
Granulocytes / cytology
Hematopoiesis*
Hematopoietic Stem Cells / cytology*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Monocytes / cytology
Thrombocytosis / blood*

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Folic acid deficiency in beta-thalassaemia heterozygotes.
Next Document:  Fetal thymidine kinase (TK1) in hairy cell leukaemia.