December 5th 2023
A single-center cohort analysis showed the biosimilar provided similar PBSC mobilization to originator filgrastim.
A new study reveals that H. pylori is associated with low serum ferritin. In the study, H. pylori infection was associated with a 28.8% decreased serum ferritin, meaning the infection is linked to less iron stored in the body.
A large pediatric study suggests the diagnostic marker is both reliable and practical with high sensitivity and acceptable specificity for identifying iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia.
Results from a series of focus group discussions revealed donors, collection staff, and physicians supported iron supplementation if donors were given freedom of choice and necessary information about iron deficiency and supplementation.
Presented at United European Gastroenterology Week 2023, results of the retrospective study showed ferric maltol was safe for us in pregnant patients with IBD and iron deficiency anemia.