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Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (Hemophagocytic Syndrome)

A group of related disorders characterized by LYMPHOCYTOSIS; HISTIOCYTOSIS; and hemophagocytosis. The two major forms are familial and reactive.
Also Known As:
Hemophagocytic Syndrome; Lymphohistiocytosis, Hemophagocytic; Primary Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis; Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphocytoses; Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytoses; Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis; Hemophagocytic Lymphocytoses, Familial; Hemophagocytic Lymphocytosis, Familial; Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytoses; Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytoses, Familial; Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytoses, Primary; Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis, Primary; Hemophagocytic Syndrome, Infection Associated; Infection-Associated Hemophagocytic Syndrome; Lymphocytoses, Familial Hemophagocytic; Lymphocytosis, Familial Hemophagocytic; Lymphohistiocytoses, Familial Hemophagocytic; Lymphohistiocytoses, Hemophagocytic; Lymphohistiocytoses, Primary Hemophagocytic; Lymphohistiocytosis, Familial Hemophagocytic; Lymphohistiocytosis, Primary Hemophagocytic; Primary Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytoses; Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphocytosis; Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis, Familial; Hemophagocytic Syndrome, Infection-Associated; Hemophagocytic Syndrome, Reactive; Hemophagocytic Syndromes; Reactive Hemophagocytic Syndrome
Networked: 866 relevant articles (39 outcomes, 43 trials/studies)

Relationship Network

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Libman-Sacks Disease)
2. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis)
3. Arthritis (Polyarthritis)
4. Adult-Onset Still's Disease
5. Thrombocytopenia (Thrombopenia)

Experts

1. Imashuku, Shinsaku: 15 articles (09/2013 - 02/2002)
2. Jordan, Michael B: 13 articles (07/2015 - 08/2004)
3. Filipovich, Alexandra H: 13 articles (12/2014 - 01/2002)
4. Ishii, Eiichi: 13 articles (08/2013 - 06/2002)
5. Henter, Jan-Inge: 12 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
6. Ohga, Shouichi: 11 articles (10/2015 - 09/2004)
7. Janka, Gritta: 11 articles (06/2015 - 01/2002)
8. Aricò, Maurizio: 11 articles (05/2015 - 10/2002)
9. Wang, Zhao: 9 articles (11/2015 - 12/2008)
10. de Saint Basile, Geneviève: 9 articles (05/2010 - 07/2003)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis:
1. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Etoposide (VP 16)FDA LinkGeneric
3. rituximab (Mabthera)FDA Link
4. Dexamethasone (Maxidex)FDA LinkGeneric
5. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)IBA
6. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)FDA LinkGeneric
7. AntibodiesIBA
8. InterferonsIBA
9. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)IBA
10. gamma-Globulins (gamma-Globulin)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow)
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
4. Splenectomy
5. Aftercare (After-Treatment)