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Gregorio Campos-Cabrera, Virginia Campos-Cabrera, Salvador Campos-Cabrera, José-Luis Campos-Villagómez, Alejandra Romero-González
Myeloproliferative neoplasms are chronic disorders of clonal hematopoietic stem cells, characterized by an overproduction of functional granulocytes, red blood cells and / or platelets, and one of the major complications is the occurrence of venous and arterial thrombotic problems caused by increased platelet aggregation and thrombin generation. In this study 11 cases of primary myelofibrosis (PM) were evaluated and 2 debuted with splanchnic venous thrombosis (SVT); so after seeing the results of this study and of world literature, it is suggested that in patients with SVT, diagnostic methods for PM like the JAK2V617F mutation should be included...
2017: Gaceta Médica de México
I Castillo, Ma A Ojea, C Boqué, A Asensio, Ma M Hermosilla, M Blanes
OBJECTIVE: Myelofibrosis (MF) is a chronic myeloproliferative neoplasm (CMPN) characterized by clonal proliferation of the pluripotent hematopoietic germinal cell, fibrosis, and bone marrow angiogenesis, and with extra medullary hematopoiesis. Lenalidomide is an immunomodulatory and antiangiogenic agent that has shown clinical benefit in MF patients in several phase II clinical trials. In this work, we present the results of the retrospective assessment of a series of 32 patients diagnosed with MF that received treatment with lenalidomide within the Spanish program of hospital compassionate use...
March 2013: Farmacia Hospitalaria
Giuseppe Visani, Maria Rosaria Sapienza, Alessandro Isidori, Claudio Tripodo, Maria Antonella Laginestra, Simona Righi, Carlo A Sagramoso Sacchetti, Anna Gazzola, Claudia Mannu, Maura Rossi, Michele De Nictolis, Massimo Valentini, Meris Donati, Roberto Emiliani, Francesco Alesiani, Stefania Paolini, Carlo Finelli, Stefano A Pileri, Pier Paolo Piccaluga
The molecular pathogenesis of primary mielofibrosis (PMF) is still largely unknown. Recently, single-nucleotide polymorphism arrays (SNP-A) allowed for genome-wide profiling of copy-number alterations and acquired uniparental disomy (aUPD) at high-resolution. In this study we analyzed 20 PMF patients using the Genome-Wide Human SNP Array 6.0 in order to identify novel recurrent genomic abnormalities. We observed a complex karyotype in all cases, detecting all the previously reported lesions (del(5q), del(20q), del(13q), +8, aUPD at 9p24 and abnormalities on chromosome 1)...
2011: PloS One
Guillermo J Ruiz-Argüelles, Javier Garcés-Eisele, Rocio Ortiz-López, Ramón Rivas-Llamas, David Gómez-Almaguer, Guillermo J Ruiz-Delgado
By using novel molecular markers, it is possible to gain information on both the classification and the pathophysiology of the chronic myeloproliferative neoplasia (MPN). In a group of 36 Mexican mestizo patients with MPN, we studied five molecular markers: The BCR/ABL1 fusion gene, the JAK2 V617F mutation, the JAK2 exon 12 mutations, the MPL W515L mutation and the MPL W515K mutation; 17 patients with essential thrombocythemia (ET), eight with polycythemia vera (PV), four with primary mielofibrosis (MF), five with undifferentiated MPN, one with primary erythrocytosis and one with familial thrombocytosis...
October 2009: Hematology (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
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