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Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis - Google News
Event to raise money for Hagerstown boy recovering from rare lymphoma - Herald-Mail Media

Event to raise money for Hagerstown boy recovering from rare lymphoma
Herald-Mail Media
Malik, who was born with sickle cell disease, received a grave diagnosis last August, when doctors told his parents he had developed two rare and potentially fatal forms of cancer, hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis and hepatosplenic cell lymphoma.


Thursday, July 24, 2014 7:06:32 PM

Local child gets to Make A Wish - The Logan Banner

Local child gets to Make A Wish
The Logan Banner
HLH is a disorder of the immune system in which too many infection-fighting cells are produced and activated, causing damage to the organs. While chances rare, HLH is potentially fatal. However, with prompt and accurate diagnosis and timely treatment, ...


Tuesday, July 15, 2014 12:36:24 PM

Rushden boy's death inspires pupils - Northamptonshire Telegraph

Northamptonshire Telegraph

Rushden boy's death inspires pupils
Northamptonshire Telegraph
“On October 5 we were told they suspected Cameron had Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Syndrome and we were transferred to Great Ormond Street Hospital. “The immunology team there confirmed that Cameron had HLH Syndrome secondary to ...


Monday, July 21, 2014 3:09:44 AM

Brookfield Central High School teacher battles liver failure, shows improvement - Brookfield Elm Grove Now

Brookfield Central High School teacher battles liver failure, shows improvement
Brookfield Elm Grove Now
Liebetrau went to the emergency room on June 28 and was later diagnosed by doctors at Froedtert Hospital, who determined the liver failure was caused by an onset of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis. HLH is a life-threatening condition whereby a ...


Wednesday, July 16, 2014 2:00:49 PM

Memorial garden in Fradley will be fitting honour to Violet - Lichfield Mercury

Lichfield Mercury

Memorial garden in Fradley will be fitting honour to Violet
Lichfield Mercury
She had contracted hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), as well as Hodgkin's Lymphoma, which initially saw her condition see-saw but after a few weeks it deteriorated, Violet's organs failed and she died with her parents, Ivan and Kerry, by her side.


Friday, July 18, 2014 3:55:31 AM

Make-A-Wish child's dreams come true at Disney World - Williamson Daily News

Make-A-Wish child's dreams come true at Disney World
Williamson Daily News
A combination of HLH, a disorder of the immune system which can be fatal; systemic arthritis; and MAS caused Katelyn lots of pain. She had to have chemotherapy to shut down her immune system in the hope that it would kill all the bad cells in her body ...


Sunday, July 06, 2014 12:07:45 AM

20 Questions: WYFF's Allyson Powell - Greenville News

20 Questions: WYFF's Allyson Powell
Greenville News
The Powells have one son, Holden, 5, and a daughter, Ellie, 1, and made national headlines when they lost their infant daughter, Izzy, to a rare autoimmune disease, hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, or HLH, which causes the immune system to attack ...


Tuesday, July 01, 2014 7:31:10 PM

EBV Can Cause Heart Disease; CBCD Reviews Medical Evidence - PRunderground

EBV Can Cause Heart Disease; CBCD Reviews Medical Evidence
PRunderground
In addition to myocarditis, they can also develop “life-threatening complications including hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (a condition that causes the immune system to attack the body's own tissues), organ failure, and malignant lymphomas (cancer).


Monday, June 30, 2014 3:46:05 PM

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