Published in Blood Weekly, May 1st, 2003
According to a study from Singapore, "Human recombinant erythropoietin is the main treatment for anemia in renal patients. Recently, there have been case reports of pure red blood cell aplasia (PRCA) developing in renal patients administered erythropoietin, probably because of neutralizing antibodies detected in all these patients. All reports were from the West, and most patients were treated with erythropoietin-alpha.
"Cyclosporine is an immunosuppressive agent used to treat...
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