EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT: Multiple sessile polypoid lesions in the stomach
- Diagnosis of a myeloproliferative disorder in late pregnancy. Okoli, S.; Wilkins, B.; Robinson, S.; Harrison, C. // Obstetric Medicine (1753-495X);Mar2013, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p26
A 38-year-old primiparous woman presented with pre-eclampsia at 36 weeks gestation with an abnormal full blood count and leukoerythroblastic blood film. JAK2 V617F was negative and splenomegaly was noted on abdominal ultrasound. Delivery was at 37 weeks gestation by emergency caesarean section...
- The WHO 2008 classification of Ph-myeloproliferative disorders: statement of the Czech MPD Working Group. Schwarz, J.; Penka, M.; Indrák, K.; Pospíšlova, D.; Pytlík, R.; Dulíček, P.; Doubek, M.; Křen, L.; Campr, V. // Leukemia (08876924);Nov2008, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p2118
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Classification and diagnosis of myeloproliferative neoplasms: The 2008 World Health Organization criteria and point-of-care diagnostic algorithms" that was published in a previous issue.
- Fusion of FIP1L1 and RARA as a result of a novel t(4;17)(q12;q21) in a case of juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia. Buijs, A.; Bruin, M. // Leukemia (08876924);May2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p1104
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article concerning the fusion of FIP1L1/RARA resulting from a novel t(4;17)(q12;q21) in a case of juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML).
- A novel ETV6-PDGFRB fusion transcript missed by standard screening in a patient with an imatinib responsive chronic myeloproliferative disease. Curtis, C. E.; Grand, F. H.; Waghorn, K.; Sahoo, T. P.; George, J.; Cross, N. C. P. // Leukemia (08876924);Aug2007, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p1839
A letter to the editor is presented about a clinical study which focuses on a novel ETV6-PDGFRB fusion transcript missed by standard screening in a patient with an imatinib responsive chronic myeloproliferative disease.
- Coexistencia de las mutaciones V617F del gen JAK-2 y G20210A del gen de la protrombina. Velarde Félix, Jesús Salvador; Llamas, Ramón Rivas; Morales, Lourdes Zazueta; Ochoa Ramírez, Luis Antonio; Ríos Tostado, Juan José; Aguilar, Horacio Rendón // Revista Mexicana de Patologia Clinica;jul-sep2008, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p139
Introduction: The JAK-2 V617F mutation has great importance in the diagnosis, classification and treatment of chronic myeloproliferative disorders. Clinical case: In a 64 year old woman thrombocytosis was detected in the preoperative analyses for blepharoplastia who developed cerebral-vascular...
- Calreticulin Mutations in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms: Comparison of Three Diagnostic Methods. Park, Ji-Hye; Sevin, Margaux; Ramla, Selim; Truffot, Aurélie; Verrier, Tiffany; Bouchot, Dominique; Courtois, Martine; Bas, Mathilde; Benali, Sonia; Bailly, François; Favre, Bernardine; Guy, Julien; Martin, Laurent; Maynadié, Marc; Carillo, Serge; Girodon, François // PLoS ONE;10/26/2015, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p1
Calreticulin (CALR) mutations have recently been reported in 70â€“84% of JAK2V617F-negative myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN), and this detection has become necessary to improve the diagnosis of MPN. In a large single-centre cohort of 298 patients suffering from Essential Thrombocythemia...
- EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT: Answer. // Gut;Dec2007, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p1769
An answer to the quiz concerning the endoscopic diagnosis and the pathological findings of the biopsy conducted to a 75-year-old man suffering from myelofibrosis is presented.
- A Premature Neonate With Leukocytosis. Moreira, Alvaro; Rouce, Rayne; Richardson, C. Joan; Jain, Sunil // Clinical Pediatrics;Jul2012, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p692
The article discusses the medical case of a 35-week preterm female with leukocytosis. The 38-year-old mother's medical background is provided. Results of the physical and laboratory examinations performed on the patient are discussed. Treatment for respiratory distress syndrome given to the...
- Peripheral gangrene in a child as a result of Primary Thrombocytosis. Avasthi, Shalini; Tandon, R. K. // Internet Journal of Medical Update;Jan2012, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p70
Essential Thrombocytosis (ET) is a clonal disorder of unknown etiology involving a multipotent hematopoietic progenitor cell and is manifested clinically by the overproduction of platelets without a definable cause. Clinically, ET is most often identified incidentally when a platelet count is...