Gum Arabic as Anti-oxidant, Anti-inflammatory and Fetal Hemoglobin Inducing Agent in Sickle Cell Anemia Patients

Condition:   Sickle Cell Anemia in Children Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Acacia Senegal extract;   Dietary Supplement: Pectin Sponsors:   Al-Neelain University;   University of Khartoum Recruiting
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It is believed that the current prevalence of malaria in endemic areas reflects selection for the carrier form of sickle cell trait through a survival advantage. Malaria has been incriminated as a great cause ...
Source: BMC Infectious Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
Conclusions: For most of the ANC services, reason for nonreceipt of the service as given by the HRMs was “service not offered.”
Source: Indian Journal of Community Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: research
Helen Obando is the youngest person ever to get a gene therapy that scientists hope will cure the disease, which afflicts 100,000 Americans.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Sickle Cell Anemia Genetics and Heredity Genetic Engineering Stem Cells Clinical Trials Boston Children ' s Hospital Bluebird Bio Source Type: news
Doctors reset Helen Obando ’s DNA in an effort to cure her of a painful genetic blood disorder. She’s the youngest person to receive the treatment.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sickle Cell Anemia DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) Genetics and Heredity Boston Children ' s Hospital Clinical Trials FX (TV Network) Hulu.com The Weekly (TV Program) Source Type: news
Title: Sickle Cell Disease (Anemia)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/10/2020 12:00:00 AM
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Source: Indian Journal of Hematology and Blood Transfusion - Category: Hematology Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: Prediction models using EHR-only, claims-only, and combined data had similar predictive value and demonstrated strong discrimination for which patients will be hospitalized in the ensuing 6 months. PMID: 31951361 [PubMed - in process]
Source: The American Journal of Managed Care - Category: Health Management Authors: Tags: Am J Manag Care Source Type: research
This study aimed to establish the prevalence of silent cerebral infarcts (SCI) and vasculopathy and determine associations with exposure to chronic hemolysis, anemia and hypoxia.
Source: Pediatric Neurology - Category: Neurology Authors: Tags: Research Paper Source Type: research
A 33-year-old Congolese woman presented to our emergency department with a 2-month history of fatigue. Past medical history was significant for possible sickle cell trait, 2 uncomplicated pregnancies, total thyroidectomy for papillary thyroid cancer, bariatric surgery and previous transfusions due to micronutrient deficiencies. On investigation, she had microcytic anemia with a hemoglobin of 55 g/L, ascribed to iron and vitamin B12 deficiencies. She was administered intravenous iron, subcutaneous vitamin B12, transfused 4 units of red blood cells and discharged home with Hematology follow-up.
Source: The American Journal of Medicine - Category: General Medicine Authors: Tags: Clinical Communication to the Editor Source Type: research
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