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Latest Publications and Research on Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency

Malar. J.    

Associations between red blood cell variants and malaria among children and adults from three areas of Uganda: a prospective cohort study.

Kakande E, Greenhouse B, Bajunirwe F, Drakeley C, Nankabirwa JI, Walakira A, Nsobya SL, Katureebe A, Rek J, Arinaitwe E, Rosenthal PJ, Kamya MR, Dorsey G, Rodriguez-Barraquer I

Multiple red blood cell (RBC) variants appear to offer protection against the most severe forms of Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Associations between... Read More

Source: PubMed


Saudi J Med Med Sci    

Severe Methemoglobinemia Secondary to Ferula asafoetida Ingestion in an Infant: A Case Report.

Al-Qahtani S, Abusham S, Alhelali I

Methemoglobinemia is an increase in the methemoglobin levels in the blood. Infants are more susceptible to develop secondary methemoglobinemia because... Read More

Source: PubMed

Respir Med Case Rep    

A bolt from the blue; A case report of an unusual asthma exacerbation.

Moloney C, Long A, Pastores GM, Plant BJ, Murphy DM

We describe this case of a young gentleman presenting with acute dyspnoea on a background history of known, long-standing asthma. His dramatic present... Read More

Source: PubMed

J Pediatr Intensive Care    

Newborn Screening for Congenital Hypothyroidism, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, and Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency for Improving Health Care in India.

Verma J, Roy P, Thomas DC, Jhingan G, Singh A, Bijarnia-Mahay S, Verma IC

Newborn screening (NBS) aims toward early detection of treatable congenital disorders. From January 2008 through December 2017, 13,376 newborns were s... Read More

Source: PubMed

J. Clin. Invest.  2020 Jan 21  

Donor glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency decreases blood quality for transfusion.

Francis RO, D'Alessandro A, Eisenberger A, Soffing M, Yeh R, Coronel E, Sheikh A, Rapido F, La Carpia F, Reisz JA, Gehrke S, Nemkov T, Thomas T, Schwartz J, Divgi C, Kessler DA, Shaz BH, Ginzburg Y, Zimring JC, Spitalnik SL, Hod EA

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency decreases the ability of red blood cells (RBCs) to withstand oxidative stress. Refrigerated storag... Read More

Source: PubMed

Malar. J.    

Associations between red blood cell variants and malaria among children and adults from three areas of Uganda: a prospective cohort study.

Kakande E, Greenhouse B, Bajunirwe F, Drakeley C, Nankabirwa JI, Walakira A, Nsobya SL, Katureebe A, Rek J, Arinaitwe E, Rosenthal PJ, Kamya MR, Dorsey G, Rodriguez-Barraquer I

Multiple red blood cell (RBC) variants appear to offer protection against the most severe forms of Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Associations between... Read More

Source: PubMed

Saudi J Med Med Sci    

Severe Methemoglobinemia Secondary to Ferula asafoetida Ingestion in an Infant: A Case Report.

Al-Qahtani S, Abusham S, Alhelali I

Methemoglobinemia is an increase in the methemoglobin levels in the blood. Infants are more susceptible to develop secondary methemoglobinemia because... Read More

Source: PubMed

Respir Med Case Rep    

A bolt from the blue; A case report of an unusual asthma exacerbation.

Moloney C, Long A, Pastores GM, Plant BJ, Murphy DM

We describe this case of a young gentleman presenting with acute dyspnoea on a background history of known, long-standing asthma. His dramatic present... Read More

Source: PubMed

J Pediatr Intensive Care    

Newborn Screening for Congenital Hypothyroidism, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, and Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency for Improving Health Care in India.

Verma J, Roy P, Thomas DC, Jhingan G, Singh A, Bijarnia-Mahay S, Verma IC

Newborn screening (NBS) aims toward early detection of treatable congenital disorders. From January 2008 through December 2017, 13,376 newborns were s... Read More

Source: PubMed

J. Clin. Invest.  2020 Jan 21  

Donor glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency decreases blood quality for transfusion.

Francis RO, D'Alessandro A, Eisenberger A, Soffing M, Yeh R, Coronel E, Sheikh A, Rapido F, La Carpia F, Reisz JA, Gehrke S, Nemkov T, Thomas T, Schwartz J, Divgi C, Kessler DA, Shaz BH, Ginzburg Y, Zimring JC, Spitalnik SL, Hod EA

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency decreases the ability of red blood cells (RBCs) to withstand oxidative stress. Refrigerated storag... Read More

Source: PubMed

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