Flavia G N Rosado et al.
American journal of clinical pathology, 139(6), 713-727 (2013-05-22)
Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) is a frequently fatal and likely underdiagnosed disease involving a final common pathway of hypercytokinemia, which can result in end-organ damage and death. Although an early diagnosis is crucial to decrease mortality, the definitive diagnosis is often...
Rachel Collings et al.
The American journal of clinical nutrition, 98(1), 65-81 (2013-05-31)
Absorption factors are required to convert physiologic requirements for iron into Dietary Reference Values, but the absorption from single meals cannot be used to estimate dietary iron absorption. The objective was to conduct a systematic review of iron absorption from...
Ann Kruger et al.
Nephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association, 40(2), 135-139 (2013-06-19)
This study examined whether a change infrequency of administration of erythropoietin-stimulating agent affected hemoglobin levels in patients on peritoneal dialysis. Data were extracted from the Australian Renal Anaemia Management database for the years 2002 and 2008. Less frequent dosing and...
Edward Pelle et al.
Journal of cosmetic science, 64(3), 175-179 (2013-06-12)
Menstruation and desquamation are important routes for humans to excrete iron. Because menstruation is no longer available in postmenopausal women, in the present study, we examined whether iron accumulates more in postmenopausal skin than in premenopausal skin. Skin biopsy samples...
Opposite extremes in hepcidin status between the US and Japan.
Takeshi Nakanishi et al.
The American journal of medicine, 126(5), e11-e11 (2013-04-16)