|US FDA approves orphan drug Myalept(TM) (metreleptin for injection)|
... MYALEPT (metreleptin for injection) who did not have hematological abnormalities before treatment. -- Lymphoproliferative disorders, including lymphomas, have been reported in patients with acquired generalized lipodystrophy not treated with MYALEPT.
Wall Street Journal - Tue, 25 Feb 2014 11:07
|Fate Therapeutics Announces Observed Effects of Pharmacologic Modulation on ...|
In addition, no cases of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLD) were observed. These observations compare favorably to rates of CMV reactivation and EBV-associated PTLD reported in the literature of ...
MENAFN.COM - Wed, 26 Feb 2014 04:03
|Tennis festival to raise funds for local girl with rare blood disorder|
... United States Tennis Association Southwest, this festival is for Lindsey and William Schnell's daughter, Sydney Schnell, who was diagnosed with a rare blood disorder at 5 years old called ALPS, which stands for Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative ...
Ahwatukee Foothills News - Tue, 25 Feb 2014 10:05
|Teen cancer survivor granted wish of swimming with dolphins|
A teenager born with a rare immune disorder was granted her birthday wish of swimming with dolphins. Heidi Smith, of Cranford, was born with autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome type 1A, known as ALPS, making her prone to tumours. She was ...
getwestlondon - Mon, 03 Mar 2014 10:23
|Fundraiser set for Waterford teen with rare genetic disease|
Young Michigan boys, pictured, left to right -- Thomas Tyson, 14, Ryan McMann, 18, Jeremiah Mardlin, 15, and Hunter Tyson, 9 -- all have XLP, which is X-Linked Lymphoproliferative disease. Thomas and Hunter are brothers. Thomas had a bone marrow ...
Royal Oak Daily Tribune - Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:30
|Transplant microsporidiosis confirmed in three organ recipients|
She developed post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder and died 20 months after the transplant. The right kidney recipient developed fever, fatigue, myalgia, tremors and joint pain 10 weeks after transplant. He received treatment for ...
Healio - Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:52
|Diffusion-weighted MRI shows promise as a radiation-free alternative for ...|
1. Whole-body diffusion-weighted MRI with ferumoxytol had comparable sensitivity and specificity to 18FDG-PET/CT scans in pediatric lymphoproliferative disorder and malignant sarcoma staging. 2. The use of IV ferumoxytol as contrast agent was not ...
2 Minute Medicine - Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:15
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Some people who have taken XELJANZ with certain other medicines to prevent kidney transplant rejection have had a problem with certain white blood cells growing out of control (Epstein Barr virus-associated post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder).
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release) - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:41