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AIHA

American Industrial Hygiene Association;
autoimmune hemolytic anemia.
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If patient RBCs are only reacting with anti-C3 AHG, it typically signifies a cold reacting IgM class AIHA, a drug-induced hemolytic anemia, or PCH.
Funding came from AIHA's strong member reserves as well as general annual operating revenue.
(12) David Pompa, interview with author, Patton, PA, 21 June 1992, AIHA; Ester Donahue, interview with author, Ebensburg, PA, 19 June 1992, AIHA.
At the 2019 Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA), Rigel presented TAVALISSE data supporting its ability to improve the lives of patients with chronic ITP and highlighting its clinical trial progress in warm AIHA. These data were presented in two posters which highlighted long-term safety and efficacy results of TAVALISSE in a Phase 3 extension study for the treatment of chronic ITP, as well as a Phase 2 open-label extension study in patients with warm AIHA.
With respect to potential concerns of second-hand exposures to e-cigarette vapors, the AIHA White Paper cautions building occupants where vaping is permitted that exposures may occur to:
AIHA, which is a rare, serious blood disorder where the immune system produces antibodies that result in the destruction of the body's own red blood cells, affects an estimated 40,000 Americans, for whom no approved treatment options currently exist.
The RBC autoantibodies can have varied clinical importance, ranging from insignificant to life-threatening AIHA. Because RBC autoantibodies impede RBC alloantibody identification and crossmatching of compatible units, timely blood-product distribution can be delayed, which becomes substantiated during urgent RBC transfusion situations, such as bleeding and life-threatening anemia.
Two years later, Aboultaif, who had become mayor of his hometown of Aiha, was assassinated by gunmen loyal to the Syrian regime, raising questions about the Assad regime's Arabist inclinations.
Sometimes free antibody can be demonstrated in the serum (indirect Coombs test).3 In suspected cases of AIHA, a positive DAT is predictive in 83% of patients, but not all cases of AIHA are DAT positive.
The incidence of PCH according to the data available is variable from 5 to 10% of autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) in children [1] and is one of the most common causes of acute AIHA in the young children [1].
Dermoid tumor associated with autoimmune hemolytic anaemia (AIHA) is very rare, though there are cases reported in literature.
Megadose prednisolone (MDMP) for a patient with autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) resistant to conventional corticostoroid administration.