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2007-11-28 15:00:37

A U.S.-led international study has discovered a potential new treatment for chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura, an autoimmune disease. Researchers at New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center said there are an estimated 50,000 to 100,000 people in the U.S.

2007-11-11 03:00:07

By Boren, Todd Reyes, Carlos; Montenegro, Raul; Raimer, Karen Abstract Evan's syndrome is a rare hematological condition defined as immune thrombocytopenic purpura and hemolytic anemia.

2007-06-14 06:07:59

By Tarcan, Aylin Tiker, Filiz; Guvenir, Hakan; Gurakan, Berkan Abstract Background. The pathogenetic mechanisms of hepatic injury in perinatal asphyxia (PNA) are similar to those in ischemic hepatitis, yet liver involvement is currently not considered a component of multi-organ failure in PNA.

2007-05-18 06:00:37

By Florea, Anca V; Ionescu, Diana N; Melhem, Mona F Human parvovirus B19 is a single-stranded DNA virus with a predilection for infecting rapidly dividing cell lines, such as bone marrow erythroid progenitor cells.

2004-11-26 03:00:11

Methotrexate is one of the most widely prescribed disease- modifying drugs for rheumatoid arthritis. Since it is excreted largely unchanged via the kidney, renal impairment increases the concentration in blood.


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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