Search Login Register

Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (Cold Agglutinin Disease) Summary

Description: Acquired hemolytic anemia due to the presence of AUTOANTIBODIES which agglutinate or lyse the patient's own RED BLOOD CELLS.

Also Known As: Cold Agglutinin Disease; Anemia, Hemolytic, Autoimmune; Acquired Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia; Idiopathic Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia; Agglutinin Disease, Cold Show All >>

Networked: 1264 relevant articles (76 outcomes, 42 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia

Efficacy Chart >>
Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. rituximab (Mabthera) : 28 outcomes 10 studies in 124 results : FDA 3
  2. Autoantibodies : 6 outcomes 11 studies in 150 results : IBA
  3. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) : 4 outcomes 5 studies in 102 results : IBA
  4. Inosine Triphosphate (ITP) : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 84 results : IBA
  5. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan) : 4 outcomes in 18 results : FDA 10 Generic
  6. Complement System Proteins (Complement) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 40 results : IBA
  7. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin) : 3 outcomes in 47 results : IBA
  8. Prednisone (Sone) : 3 outcomes in 16 results : FDA 119 Generic
  9. Immunoglobulin M (IgM) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 75 results : IBA
  10. Prednisolone (Predate) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 24 results : FDA 55 Generic
Show All >>

Diseases Related to Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia

  1. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Autoimmune)
  2. Thrombocytopenia (Thrombopenia)
  3. Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Thrombopenic Purpura)
  4. Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia (Macroglobulinemia)
  5. Multiple Myeloma
Show All >>

Key Therapies for Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia

Efficacy Chart >>
  1. Splenectomy : 8 outcomes 2 studies in 75 results
  2. Transplants (Transplant) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 27 results
  3. Plasma Exchange : 2 outcomes in 22 results
  4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes in 21 results
  5. Plasmapheresis : 2 outcomes in 15 results
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.