Author Archives: Patricia Inacio PhD

Rare Eye Manifestations Linked to aHUS, Study Reports

A rare case of a 20-year-old male with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) showing damage to both eyes that culminated in impaired vision highlights the importance of prompt diagnosis and treatment to ensure better outcomes, a report says. The study, “Bilateral proliferative retinopathy and ischemic optic neuropathy in a…

Treatment with Soliris May Help aHUS Patients Who Undergo Kidney Transplant, Study Suggests

Successful kidney transplant for atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) is aided by treatment with Soliris (eculizumab), a small Turkish study has found. The study “Renal Transplantation in Patients With Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: A Single Center Experience” was published in the journal Transplantation Proceedings. Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) is…