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Hypercellular bone marrow

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The bone marrow: Changes as we age. The cellularity is the percentage of blood cell production as compared to fat. As a rule of thumb the cellularity as a percent is 1... Read More

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zartash Gul
Hematology and Oncology 21 years experience
Many reasons: Marrow can be hypercellular because any of the cell lines, red cells , white cells or platelets or intercellular matrix may start to grow due to beni... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
Hematology and Oncology 25 years experience
Cellularity: Cellularity is typically calculated by 100-the age of the person. So a 60 year old should have a 40% cellular marrow. If it is considerably more, th... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Depends: If the lesion was localized and completely removed, the prognosis is generally good. However, you father needs to monitored and serum protein electrop... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
It can be: If bone marrow is collected the standard way by retrieving it directly from a bone, it can be painful due to pressure when the needle is inserted into... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
Register as a Donor: You can register in any blood bank by asking about the national marrow donor program(nmdp) also called: be the match registry. It is simple to registe... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Blachly
Specializes in Medical Oncology
No: No, no health benefit. But, if prepared well as in osso bucco, it can be delicious when spread on little toasts.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
Detecting diseases: Bone marrow tests are performed for many reasons, but the commonest ones are: detecting bone marrow involvement by a cancer - many cancers, notably l... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emily Lu
Dr. Emily Luanswered
Family Medicine 8 years experience
HLA type: Every cell in your body has human leukocyte antigens (hlas) on the surface that act like a cell i.D. These allow your immune cells to recognize your c... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
Go to a blood bank: Most hospitals have blood banks and they know how to register you to donate a sample of blood or cells from a cheek swab for matching. Thye will regis... Read More
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