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Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria

Introduction: Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria

Description of Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (medical condition): A condition which is characterized by the occurrence of...more »

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Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria:
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Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria: disorder characterized by intravascular hemolysis and hemoglobinuria; some cases occur on exposure to cold and are due to the presence of an autohemolysin in the serum; other cases are more marked during or immediately after sleep and are considered to be due to an acquired intracorpuscular defect.
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Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, or a subtype of Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria as a "rare disease".

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Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria as a Disease

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (medical condition): See Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (disease information).
  »Introduction: Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  »Symptoms of Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria: Related Diseases

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria: Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria: Article Excerpts

The distinct and rather peculiar characteristics of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) have puzzled hematologists for more than a century....(Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)

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