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Erythropoietin - Wikipedia

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Erythropoietin (/ɪˌrɪθroʊˈpɔɪᵻtən/ or /ɪˌrɪθroʊpoʊˈɛtɪn, -rə-, -ˈiː-, -tən/ ; from G...

What Is Erythropoietin (EPO)? Test, Definition, Side Effects

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Sep 1, 2016 ... Now he has fallen, admitting that he blood doped, used steroids and erythropoietin (EPO), and exhibited disdain to those around him, both ...

Erythropoietin - EPO - Erythropoietin Anemia Treatment - Myeloma

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Erythropoietin (also known as EPO) is a growth factor that stimulates the production of red blood cells. Most of the cells in the blood are red blood cells, whose ...

Erythropoietin: The Test - Lab Tests Online

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Aug 27, 2012 ... Erythropoietin is not a routine test. It is ordered primarily to help differentiate between different types of anemia and to determine whether the ...

Erythropoietin test: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Sep 22, 2015 ... Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Erythropoietin test.

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Erythropoietin. updated Feb 2005. Pharmacological cheating in sports is not a new phenomenon. Unfortunately, the modern era has witnessed explosive growth ...

Anemia in CKD | National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and ...

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Healthy kidneys produce a hormone called erythropoietin (EPO). A hormone is a chemical produced by the body and released into the blood to help trigger or ...

Epogen, Procrit (epoetin alfa) dosing, indications, interactions ...

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Treatment of anemia due to zidovudine administered at <4200 mg/week in HIV- infected patients with endogenous serum erythropoietin levels of <500 milliunits/  ...

Erythropoietin: Reference Range, Interpretation, Collection and Panels

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Dec 5, 2014 ... Erythropoietin testing, in combination with other tests, can be used to differentiate polycythemia vera from secondary polycythemia. It can also ...

You & Your Hormones | Hormones | Erythropoietin

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Erythropoietin is a hormone produced mainly in the kidneys which stimulates the production and maintenance of red blood cells.

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The Story of Erythropoietin - American Society of Hematology

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Millions of patients worldwide have benefited from research on erythropoietin spanning many decades. In the last 15 years, epoetin alfa (Epo) has become one  ...

Erythropoietin-Stimulating Agents | Cleveland Clinic

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Learn about erythropoietin stimulating agents from the Cleveland Clinic. Find out what ESAs are, who should take them and potential side effects.

Why is erythropoietin made in the kidney? The kidney functions as a ...

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Erythropoietin is distinct among the hematopoietic growth factors because it is produced primarily in the kidneys rather than the bone marrow. The kidney ...