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Topical Hemostats 11/17/2010

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Children and Adolescents

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Heparin-Induced thrombocytopenia: An Update 10/21/2008

ABSTRACT: Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is a transient, prothrombotic state.

Cytogenetics of Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia 7/18/2008

ABSTRACT: Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative disorder characterized by a translocation between chromosomes 9 and 22, forming the Philadelphia (Ph) chromosome.

Sickle Cell Disease 12/20/2007

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is an all-encompassing term used to describe multiple hemoglobinopathy genotypes, including sickle cell anemia (SCA), sickle-hemoglobin C disease, and beta-thalassemia.

The Anemia Meter 10/18/2007

Iron deficiency, the most common nutritional deficiency worldwide, varies in prevalence according to age, race, and sex ( Table 1 ).

Iron Deficiency Anemia: A Closer Look 8/20/2007

Iron deficiency anemia, a microcytic anemia, is the most prevalent deficiency condition in the world.

A Review of Unfractionated Heparin and Its Monitoring 7/13/2007

Heparin is one of the oldest drugs currently in widespread clinical use.

The CoaguChek S System 2/20/2007

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