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Highlights

WHO HAS THERAPY-RELATED AML?

Robert Gale, John M. Bennett, F. Owen Hoffman
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.025

Review Articles

DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.001

ANTIBACTERIAL RESISTANCE IN PATIENTS WITH HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION

Murat Akova
Abstract 3532 | PDF Downloads 912 HTML Downloads 1914 Table 1 Downloads 0

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CRYOGLOBULIN TEST AND CRYOGLOBULINEMIA HEPATITIS C-VIRUS RELATED

Umberto Basile
Abstract 3422 | PDF Downloads 961 HTML Downloads 2168

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.007

IS THERE A ROLE FOR MINIMAL RESIDUAL DISEASE MONITORING IN FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA IN THE CHEMO-IMMUNOTHERAPY ERA?

Giuseppe Gritti, Chiara Pavoni, Alessandro Rambaldi
Abstract 2808 | PDF Downloads 1016 HTML Downloads 2055 Fi.1 Gritti.Rambaldi Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.010

FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA: THE MANAGEMENT OF ELDERLY PATIENT

Alessia Castellino, Umberto Vitolo
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.009

HYDROXYCARBAMINE: FROM AN OLD DRUG USED IN MALIGNANT HEMOPATHIES TO A CURRENT STANDARD IN SICKLE CELL DISEASE

Giovanna Cannas, Solene Poutrel, Xavier Thomas
Abstract 3158 | PDF Downloads 871 HTML Downloads 1589

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.015

DIAGNOSTIC UTILITY OF FLOW CYTOMETRY IN MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES.

Matteo Della Porta, Cristina Picone
Abstract 4176 | PDF Downloads 1392 HTML Downloads 1948

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.017

?-THALASSEMIA DISTRIBUTION IN THE OLD WORLD: A HISTORICAL STANDPOINT OF AN ANCIENT DISEASE

Vincenzo De Sanctis
Abstract 8675 | PDF Downloads 3085 HTML Downloads 4055

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.018

THROMBOCYTOPENIA IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC HEPATITIS C VIRUS INFECTION

Sumit Dahal, Smrity Upadhyay, Rashmi Banjade, Prajwal Dhakal, Navin Khanal, Vijaya Raj Bhatt
Abstract 3232 | PDF Downloads 1284 HTML Downloads 1646

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.019

MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES AND IRON CHELATION THERAPY

Emanuele Angelucci, Silvana Anna Maria Urru, Federica Pilo, Alberto Piperno
Abstract 2815 | PDF Downloads 1012 HTML Downloads 1752 Fig.1 Downloads 0 Fig. 2 Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.021

FDG-PET SCAN: A NEW PARADIGM FOR FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA MANAGEMENT.

Andrea Gallamini, Anna Borra
Abstract 2840 | PDF Downloads 961 HTML Downloads 2119

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.029

BONE MARROW HOMING AND ENGRAFTMENT DEFECTS OF HUMAN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM AND PROGENITOR CELLS

Giovanni Caocci, Giorgio La Nasa
Abstract 2704 | PDF Downloads 1061 HTML Downloads 2947

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.032

INFECTIONS AND FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA: IS THERE A LINK?

Francesco Zallio, Giulia Limberti, Marco Ladetto
Abstract 2754 | PDF Downloads 754 HTML Downloads 1949

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.035

TREATMENT OF LOW-BLAST COUNT AML USING HYPOMETHYLATING AGENTS

Eleonora De Bellis, Luana Fianchi, Francesco Buccisano, Marianna Criscuolo, Luca Maurillo, Laura Cicconi, Mattia Brescini, Maria Ilaria Del Principe, Ambra Di Veroli, Adriano Venditti, Francesco Lo-Coco, Maria Teresa Voso
Abstract 3218 | PDF Downloads 1228 HTML Downloads 1044

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.045

POEMS SYNDROME: AN UPDATE

Andrea Nozza
Abstract 2643 | PDF Downloads 959 HTML Downloads 1229

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.051

SOLITARY PLASMACYTOMA

Sara Grammatico, Emilia Scalzulli, Maria Teresa Petrucci
Abstract 2979 | PDF Downloads 1517 HTML Downloads 932 fIGURES 1,2 Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.052

NON-SECRETORY MYELOMA: READY FOR A NEW DEFINITION?

Alessandro Corso, Silvia Mangiacavalli
Abstract 2577 | PDF Downloads 1357 HTML Downloads 986

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.053

BING-NEEL SYNDROME: ILLUSTRATIVE CASES AND COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE

Marzia Varettoni, Irene Defrancesco, Luca Diamanti, Enrico Marchioni, Lisa Maria Farina, Anna Pichiecchio
Abstract 2806 | PDF Downloads 992 HTML Downloads 1102

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.061

Original Articles

PATIENTS WITH HAEMOGLOBINOPATHIES AND CHRONIC HEPATITIS C: A REALLY DIFFICULT TO TREAT POPULATION IN 2016?

Kalliopi Zachou, Pinelopi Arvaniti, Nikolaos K. Gatselis, Kalliopi Azariadis, Georgia Papadamou, Eirini Rigopoulou, George N. Dalekos
Abstract 2543 | PDF Downloads 746 HTML Downloads 2008 Cover letter Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.003

A HOSPITAL-BASED RETROSPECTIVE COMPARATIVE STUDY OF COMPLICATIONS, OUTCOMES, CLINICAL AND LABORATORY PARAMETERS OF MALARIA WITH AND WITHOUT NEUROLOGICAL INVOLVEMENT

Sohaib Ahmad, Nadia Shirazi, Nowneet Kumar Bhat, Minakshi Dhar, Garima Mittal, Manish Mittal, Nidhi Kaeley, Manoj Kumar
Abstract 3082 | PDF Downloads 678 HTML Downloads 1368

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.006

ALLOIMMUNIZATION IN PATIENTS WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE AND THALASSAEMIA: EXPERIENCE OF SINGLE CENTRE FROM OMAN

Anil Pathare, Salam Alkindi
Abstract 2158 | PDF Downloads 815 HTML Downloads 1640

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.013

TREOSULFAN-BASED CONDITIONING REGIMEN IN SIBLING AND ALTERNATIVE DONOR HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION FOR CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE

Antonio Marzollo, Elisabetta Calore, Manuela Tumino, Marta Pillon, Maria Vittoria Gazzola, Roberta Destro, Raffaella Colombatti, Piero Marson, Tiziana Tison, Anna Colpo, Chiara Mainardi, Maria Gabelli, Maria Paola Boaro, Sara Rossin, Aurora Strano, Nadia Quaglia, Federica Menzato, Giuseppe Basso, Laura Sainati, Chiara Messina
Abstract 3249 | PDF Downloads 957 HTML Downloads 1018

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.014

ASSESSMENT OF OBESITY AND HEPATIC LATE ADVERSE EFFECTS IN THE EGYPTIAN SURVIVORS OF PEDIATRIC ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTIC LEUKEMIA: SINGLE CENTER STUDY

Farida El-Rashedy, Mahmoud Ahmed El-Hawy, Sally El Hefnawy, Mona Mohammed
Abstract 2066 | PDF Downloads 618 HTML Downloads 1243 Untitled Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.026

PEDIATRIC TUBERCULOSIS IN THE NORTH SARDINIA

Maria Grazia Clemente, Elena Dore, Lidia Abis, Paola Molicotti, Stefania Zanetti, Paolina Olmeo, Roberto Antonucci
Abstract 1978 | PDF Downloads 581 HTML Downloads 2285

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.027
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.036
DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.037

PREVALENCE AND AETIOLOGY OF BACTEREMIA IN FEBRILE CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE AT A NIGERIA TERTIARY HOSPITAL

Biobele Jotham Brown, Hannah O Dada-Adegbola, Catherine Trippe, Olufunmilayo Olopade
Abstract 2258 | PDF Downloads 822 HTML Downloads 961

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.039

ALBUMIN COBALT BINDING OR ISCHAEMIA MODIFIED ALBUMIN: A TEST OF GREAT PROGNOSTIC VALUE IN MALARIA

Kinjalka Ghosh, M G Muddeshwar, Monoj Lokhande, Kanjaksha Ghosh
Abstract 2253 | PDF Downloads 529 HTML Downloads 969

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.041

HAPTOGLOBIN PHENOTYPES AND SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SCHISTOSOMA PARASITES INFECTION IN CENTRAL SUDAN

Ashraf Siddig Yousif, Atif Abdelrahman Elagib
Abstract 1961 | PDF Downloads 508 HTML Downloads 902

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.042

A POPULATION-BASED STUDY ON MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES IN THE LAZIO REGION (ITALY), MEDICAL MISCODING AND 11-YEAR MORTALITY FOLLOW-UP: THE GRUPPO ROMANO-LAZIALE MIELODISPLASIE EXPERIENCE OF RETROSPECTIVE MULTICENTRIC REGISTRY

Flavia Mayer, Laura Faglioni, Nera Agabiti, Susanna Fenu, Francesco Buccisano, Roberto Latagliata, Roberto Ricci, Maria Antonietta Aloe Spiriti, Caterina Tatarelli, Massimo Breccia, Giuseppe Cimino, Luana Fianchi, Svitlana Gumenyuk, Stefano Mancini, Luca Maurillo, Carolina Nobile, Pasquale Niscola, Anna Lina Piccioni, Agostino Tafuri, Giulio Trapè, Alessandro Andriani, Paolo De Fabritis, Maria Teresa Voso, Marina Davoli, Gina Zini
Abstract 2077 | PDF Downloads 671 HTML Downloads 1050

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.046

CLINICO-PATHOLOGICAL SPECTRUM AND NOVEL KARYOTYPIC FINDINGS IN MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROME: EXPERIENCE OF TERTIARY CARE CENTRE IN INDIA.

Ruchi Gupta, Khaliqur Rahman, Manish Kumar Singh, Surabhi Kumari, Geeta yadav, Soniya Nityanand
Abstract 1550 | PDF Downloads 556 HTML Downloads 872 Untitled Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.048

EBV AND HHV-6 CIRCULATING SUBTYPES IN PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV IN BURKINA FASO, IMPACT ON CD4 T CELL COUNT AND HIV VIRAL LOAD

Lassina TRAORE, Ouéogo NIKIEMA, Abdoul Karim OUATTARA, Tegwindé Rébéca COMPAORE, Serge Théophile SOUBEIGA, Birama DIARRA, Dorcas OBIRI-YEBOAH, Pegdwendé Abel SORGHO, Florencia Wendkuuni DJIGMA, Cyrille BISSEYE, Albert Théophane YONLI, Jacques SIMPORE
Abstract 2771 | PDF Downloads 975 HTML Downloads 840

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.049
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HEMATOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF YEMENI ADULTS AND CHILDREN WITH VISCERAL LEISHMANIASIS. COULD EOSINOPENIA BE A SUSPICION INDEX?

Jameel Al-Ghazaly, Waled Al-Dubai, Munasser Abdullah, Leila Al-Gharasi
Abstract 2966 | PDF Downloads 876 HTML Downloads 1250

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.056
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.062

FOETAL HAEMOGLOBIN AND DISEASE SEVERITY IN NIGERIAN CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL ANAEMIA.

Oluwagbemiga Adeodu, Morenike Akinlosotu, Samuel Adegoke, Saheed Oseni
Abstract 3655 | PDF Downloads 766 HTML Downloads 820

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.063

Correlation to FVIII:C in two thrombin generation tests: TGA-CAT and INNOVANCE ETP

Marcus Ljungkvist
Abstract 1726 | PDF Downloads 557 HTML Downloads 788 Figure 2 Downloads 0 Figure 1 Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.064

MOLECULAR SCREENING FOR MALARIA AMONG BLOOD DONORS IN A WHO CLAIMED REGION OF EGYPT, FAYOUM GOVERNORATE

Salwa Bakr Hassan
Abstract 2653 | PDF Downloads 564 HTML Downloads 795

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.065

Scientific Letters

DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.005

VCAM-1 and ICAM-1 serum levels as markers of relapse in visceral leishmaniasis

Alexandros Makis, Sophia Tsabouri, Paraskevi Karagouni, Maria Rogalidou, Irene Sionti, Nikolaos Chaliasos
Abstract 2408 | PDF Downloads 584 HTML Downloads 1425

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.011

Impact of Donor-Specific anti-HLA antibodies and donor KIR characteristics in haploidentical HSCT for beta-Thalassemia

Marco Andreani, Manuela Testi, Pietro Sodani, Maria Troiano, Andrea Di Luzio, Giuseppe Testa, Michela Falco, Elvira Poggi, Javid Gaziev, Antonina Piazza
Abstract 2504 | PDF Downloads 711 HTML Downloads 489

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.020

Respiratory function in pediatric African SCA patients underwent bone marrow transplantation

Antonella Isgrò, Javid Gaziev, Marco Marziali, Katia Paciaroni, Gioia De Angelis, Cecilia Alfieri, Michela Ribersani, Festus Olusola Olowoselu, Guido Lucarelli
Abstract 1835 | PDF Downloads 544 HTML Downloads 975 Spirometry in SCA patients before transplant Downloads 0 Spirometry in SCA patients post transplant Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.030

How we manage invasive fungal disease in acute myeloid leukemia patients with Glucose 6 Dehydrogenase deficiency

Marco Sanna, Giovanni Caocci, Giorgio La Nasa
Abstract 1491 | PDF Downloads 690 HTML Downloads 844 Referring article Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.047

Case Reports

DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.004
DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.008

A strange case of Malaria in a Nigerian native boy.

Paola Magro, Ilaria Izzo, Barbara Saccani, Salvatore Casari, Silvio Caligaris, Lina Rachele Tomasoni, Alberto Matteelli, Annamaria Lombardi, Antonella Meini, Francesco Castelli
Abstract 2062 | PDF Downloads 645 HTML Downloads 1233

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.023

Morphologic confounders and CD19 negativity in a case of hairy cell leukemia.

Pulkit Rastogi, Sreejesh Sreedharanunni, Uday Yanamandra, Man Updesh Singh Sachdeva, Neelam Varma
Abstract 1881 | PDF Downloads 557 HTML Downloads 1130

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.033

Acquired von Willebrand Syndrome associated to secondary IgM MGUS emerging after Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation for AL Amyloidosis

Victor H Jimenez-Zepeda, Hina Qamar, Adrienne Lee, Karen Valentine, Leslie Skeith
Abstract 2258 | PDF Downloads 813 HTML Downloads 1098

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.034

Idiopathic pulmonary embolism in a case of severe family ANKRD26 thrombocytopenia

Jérôme Guison, Gilles Blaison, Oana Stoica, Remy Hurstel, Marie Favier, Remi Favier
Abstract 1442 | PDF Downloads 609 HTML Downloads 858 Patient’s family tree Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.038

Lenalidomide and temozolomide combination in a very elderly patient with CNS relapse of diffuse large b-cell lymphoma.

Emanuele Cencini, Alberto Fabbri, Umberto Arrigucci, Alfonso Cerase, Monica Bocchia
Abstract 2205 | PDF Downloads 809 HTML Downloads 950 Figure 1 Downloads 0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.040

Hairy B-cell lymphoproliferative disorder and its differential diagnosis: a case with long-term follow-up

Kensuke Matsuda, Yosuke Matsumoto, Mihiko Yoshida, Kazuho Shimura, Hiroto Kaneko, Tohru Inaba, Shigeo Horiike, Junya Kuroda, Masafumi Taniwaki
Abstract 1970 | PDF Downloads 623 HTML Downloads 850

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Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) in two thalassaemia patients caused by the same multiparous blood donor

George J Kontoghiorghes
Abstract 1556 | PDF Downloads 478 HTML Downloads 775

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.060

Myeloid neoplasms with isolated isochromosome 17q: a yet to be defined entity

Eleftheria Lamprianidou, Chryssoula Kordella, Menelaos Papoutselis, Zoi Bezyrgiannidou, Evangelia Nakou, Spyros Papamichos, Emmanouil Spanoudakis, Andreas Giannopoulos, Katerina Zoi, Ioannis Kotsianidis
Abstract 1672 | PDF Downloads 531 HTML Downloads 672

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.066

MJHID Educational Clinical Cases

A 9month-old-boy with atypical hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis

Monia Ouederni, MONIA BEN KHALED, Samia Rekaya, Ilhem Ben Fraj, Fethi Mellouli, Mohamed Bejaoui
Abstract 1614 | PDF Downloads 526 HTML Downloads 849

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.057

Letters to the Editor

Defining invasive fungal infection risk in hematological malignancies: a new tool for clinical practice

Benedetta Rambaldi, Domenico Russo, Livio Pagano
Abstract 2076 | PDF Downloads 965 HTML Downloads 1488

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.012

Zika virus infection - Proposed Management Strategies

Viroj Wiwanitkit
Abstract 1671 | PDF Downloads 579 HTML Downloads 426

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.016

The importance of updating and continuous education on imported emerging diseases.

Alessandro Bartoloni, Lorenzo Zammarchi
Abstract 1204 | PDF Downloads 674 HTML Downloads 491

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.022

H1N1 influenza among hematological patients: monocentric influenza cases from 2011 to 2016.

Elisabetta Metafuni, Rosaria Santangelo, Patrizia Chiusolo, Luca Laurenti, Federica Sorà, Sabrina Giammarco, Simona Sica
Abstract 1596 | PDF Downloads 502 HTML Downloads 681

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.024

Emerging cases of pertussis among early infants born to unvaccinated mothers, an infectious disease long absent in Northwestern Greece

Alexandros Makis, Vasileios Grammeniatis, Charis Galati, Panagiota Kostara, Evangelia Petridou, Constantina Gartzonika, Athanasios Pappas, Nikolaos Chaliasos
Abstract 2553 | PDF Downloads 495 HTML Downloads 293

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.043
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Should every patient with MDS get iron chelation – probably yes.

Kanjaksha Ghosh, Emanuele Angelucci, Federica Pilo, Kinjalka Ghosh
Abstract 2014 | PDF Downloads 523 HTML Downloads 291

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4084/mjhid.2017.055