Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria

What is Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria?

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) is a descriptive term for the clinical manifestation of red blood cell (RBC) breakdown with release of hemoglobin into the urine that is manifested most prominently by dark-colored urine in the morning.

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Last question I'll ask please respond if you have experience with PNH DISEASE. please MA scared me saying they were running a test (flow cytometry...

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The results do not seem suspicious for PNH

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Hi I did review your concern sir.
I also had a look of your reports and...

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I am a 19-year-old female from Africa. I have intermittent episodes of Coca cola colored urine, abdominal pain, trouble swallowing, headache and...

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Hi.
Thanks for your query and an elucidate history.
Obviously go for repeat tests and second opinion of another Hematologist.
The history is...

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Please could you help. My husband has a rare blood disease called PNH (paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria) he has developed an odd thing....

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Last question I'll ask please respond if you have experience with PNH DISEASE. please MA scared me saying they were running a test (flow cytometry...

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I am a 19-year-old female from Africa. I have intermittent episodes of Coca cola colored urine, abdominal pain, trouble swallowing, headache and...

doctor1 MD

Hello
Please could you help. My husband has a rare blood disease called PNH (paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria) he has developed an odd thing....

doctor1 MD

Urine analysis indicated RBC level of 64.3. Hemoglobin result was Large. No infection was indicated. I am male, age 67. Very active (tennis,...

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After a lab test confirmed blood in my urine my Dr. decided to treat for a UTI and prescribed a 5 day Z-pak which I began yesterday 3/22/13. This...

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