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Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Using Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis And Human Leukocyte Antigen Typing For Human Leukocyte Antigen-Matched Sibling Donor: A Turkish Multicenter Study
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2017)
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis involves the diagnosis of a genetic disorder in embryos obtained through in vitro fertilization, selection of healthy embryos, and transfer of the embryos to the mother's uterus. Preimplantation ...
The Clinical and Laboratory Evaluation of Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis and the Importance of Hepatic and Spinal Cord Involvement: A Single Center Experience
Familial hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis is an autosomal recessive, life-threatening condition characterized by defective immune response. A retrospective analysis was performed on 57 patients diagnosed with familial ...
Infant lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Single Centers 10 Year Experience
Yaman-Bajin İ, Aytaç S, Kuşkonmaz B, Uçkan-Çetinkaya D, Ünal Ş, Gümrük F, Çetin M. Infant lymphoblastic leukemia: a single centers 10 year experience. Turk J Pediatr 2019; 61: 325-329. Infant acute lymphoblastic leukemia ...
Secondary Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Turkish Children
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2005)
: Between January 1998 and January 2005, a total of 18 children 2 weeks–72 months of age were diagnosed as having secondary hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. The frequency of secondary hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis ...
Hb H Disease Diagnosed During Adolescent Pregnancy
(Taylor and Francis, 2020)
Successful Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in 44 Children from Healthy Siblings Conceived after Preimplantation Hla Matching
(Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2014)
Haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) remains the best therapeutic option for many acquired and inherited paediatric haematological disorders. Unfortunately, the probability of finding an HLA matched donor is ...
Two New Cases with Pearson Syndrome and Review of Hacettepe Experience
SUMMARY: Topaloğlu R, Lebre AS, Demirkaya E, Kuşkonmaz B, Coşkun T, Orhan D, Gürgey A, Gümrük F. Two new cases with Pearson syndrome and review of Hacettepe experience. Turk J Pediatr 2008; 50: 572-576. Pearson syndrome ...
Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia in a Child with Reticulin Fibrosis
Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Bacteremia in A Child With Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Successful Treatment With Daptomycin
Multiple-drug-resistant enterococcal infections canbe a serious problem in pediatric patients particularly concomitance with severe underlying diseases and lead to significant morbidity and mortality. The treatment options ...
The Rate of Hepatitis B and C Virus Infections and the Importance of HBV Vaccination in Children with Acute lymphoblastic Leukemia
Aim: The aim of the study was to evaluate the rate of hepatitis B and C virus infection and emphasize the importance of hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination in leukemic children. Methods: One hundred and sixty children ...
Varicella Zoster-Associated Severe Aplastic Anemia in a Child and Its Successful Treatment with Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation from HLA-5/6-Identical Donor
Background: Varicella zoster virus is very rarely associated with aplastic anemia. Bone marrow transplantation from an HLA-identical sibling is the treatment of choice. Case report: A seven-year-old boy presented with ...
The Effect of Glutamine Supplementation on Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Outcome in Children: A Case-Control Study
HSCT associated morbidity and mortality is usually attributed to high-dose chemotherapy/radiotherapy regimens used for conditioning. Glutamine (Gln), a conditionally essential amino acid during severe catabolic states, has ...
The 8p11 Myeloproliferative Syndrome in A 3-year-Old Child
We read the interesting report by Wong et al. describing 8p11 stem cell syndrome in a 14-year-old Chinese boy . We wish to report our recent observations on a 3-year-old boy with T-cell lymphoma who was referred to the ...
Hyperacute Graft-vs.-Host Disease After Related HLA-Identical Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation
haGVHD has been described following bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cell transplantation and in a single case who received unrelated HLA mismatched CB. An unusual case of haGVHD following HLA 6/6-matched sibling CBT ...
An Unusual Case of Reactive Lymphocytosis Mimicking Acute Leukemia
(Taylor and Francis, 2007)
The diagnosis of acute leukemia is based on a combination of clinical, hematological, morphological, cytogenetic, and immunophenotypic data. The authors report a case of reactive lymphocytosis with extremely elevated ...
Lymphocytic Vacuolization in Lymphocytic Vacuolization in Sialic Acid Storage Disease Acid Storage Disease
Lymphocytic vacuolization in sialic acid storage disease
Hypereosinophilic Syndrome: Hacettepe Experience.
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
The aim was to evaluate baseline demographic, clinical, and laboratory characteristics, treatment modalities, and outcome of children with idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome (HES) followed up in our center. Children ...
Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia with Monosomy 8 in a Five-Year-Old Girl: A Rare Case
5-year-old girl was admitted to our hospital due to fatigue and fever lasting for six months. She had systolic murmur in the mesocardiac and apex regions and hepatosplenomegaly. Laboratory evaluation revealed leukocyte and ...
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Myelodysplastic Syndrome in a Child With Klinefelter Syndrome.
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
Klinefelter syndrome is characterized by gynecomastia, hypogonadism, small testes, elevated levels of follicle-stimulating hormone and an extra X chromosome (ie, 47,XXY).1 These patients tend to have an increased risk of ...