Farzana Sayani, MD MSc

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

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3rd Floor Dulles Building
3400 Spruce Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-6555
Fax: 215-615-6599
BSc (Cellular, Molecular and Microbial Biology)
University of Calgary, 1998.
MD (Medicine)
University of Calgary, 2001.
MSc (Haemoglobinopathies)
University College London, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Farzana Sayani and Sophie Lanzkron: Chapter 7: Hemolytic Anemia. American Society of Hematology Self Assessment Program (ASH-SAP), 6th edition 2016.

Boyle SM, Jacobs B, Sayani FA, Hoffman B. : Management of the dialysis patient with sickle cell disease. Seminars in Dialysis. 29(1): 62-70, 2016.

Gwynivere Davies, Karen Valentine, Zahra Goodarzi, Farzana Sayani: Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) Management at Foothills Medical Centre: A Retrospective Analysis Between 2005-2010 (Tertiary Centre, Calgary). Blood, ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts 126(23): 4654, December 2015.

Ahluwalia M, Parmacek MS, Sayani FA1, Vallabhajosyula .: Postpartum Type B Aortic Dissection: A Nearly Missed Diagnosis. American Journal of Medicine 128(11): 1188-90, November 2015.

Sayani, FA and Abrams, C: How I treat refractory thrombotic thrombocytopenia purpura. Blood 125(25): 3860-7, June 2015.

Sayani F, Goldberg D, Slaven L, Russell JE.: Hepatitis E infection in a patient with transfusion-dependent beta thalassemia. Am J Hematol 90(3): E50, March 2015.

Sayani FA, Kwiatkowski JL: Increasing prevalence of thalassemia in America: Implications for primary care. Annals of Medicine Ann Med. 2015;47(7):592-604 47(7): 592-604, 2015.

Binding Andrew, Valentine Karen, Poon Man-Chiu, Sayani Farzana A: Adult sickle cell disease epidemiology and the potential role of a multidisciplinary comprehensive care center in a city with low prevalence. Hemoglobin 38(5): 312-5, 2014.

M. Lauzon, F. Sayani, K. Valentine, R. Frayne, H. Mahallati. : Liver iron content quantification via single-breath hold MR imaging at 3.0 Tesla. ISMRM Annual Meeting 2012.

F. Sayani, Y. Zhang, N. Abdolmohammadi, A. Lauf, P. Evans, J. Porter, A. Weljie.: Metabolomic biomarkers as predictors of iron load and oxidative damage in iron overloaded thalassemia patients. Blood. ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts 120(3265), 2012.

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