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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 49599
Country/Territory Greece
2019-06-05 00:55
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ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
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Category Medicine, General and Internal
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Efficient management of secondary haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis with intravenous steroids and γ-immunoglobulin infusions
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Sarah Georgiadou, Nikolaos K Gatselis, Aggelos Stefos, Kalliopi Zachou, Konstantinos Makaritsis, Eirini I Rigopoulou and George N Dalekos
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Corresponding author George N Dalekos, MD, PhD, Chairman, Full Professor, Department of Medicine and Research Laboratory of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Larissa, Mezourlo, Larissa 41110, Greece. dalekos@med.uth.gr
Keywords Haemophagocytic syndrome; Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis; γ-immunoglobulin; Leishmaniasis; Ferritin;
Core Tip This retrospective study analysed all adult patients (n = 80) with Secondary haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (sHLH) diagnosed in our tertiary care hospital during 2010-2018 paying considerable attention on the treatment schedule and the outcome of patients. In our large cohort, infections were the major cause of sHLH (74% of patients) and therefore, they should be thoroughly investigated in such patients. sHLH still carries a remarkable morbidity and mortality as 15% of patients died within the first month. Early recognition and treatment with intravenous γ-immunoglobulin in association with intravenous corticosteroids seem an efficient treatment option for successful outcome in this life-threatening condition (resolution in 76%; 6-mo survival: 82.5%).
Publish Date 2019-11-08 04:22
Citation Georgiadou S, Gatselis NK, Stefos A, Zachou K, Makaritsis K, Rigopoulou EI, Dalekos GN. Efficient management of secondary haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis with intravenous steroids and γ-immunoglobulin infusions. World J Clin Cases 2019; 7(21):3394-3406
Url https://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v7/i21/3394.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v7.i21.3394
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Peer-review Report 49599-Peer-review(s).pdf
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