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pancytopenia myelodysplastic syndrome

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Gold
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
Bone Marrow Biopsy: Pancytopenia is a clinical condition that can be caused by a variety of diseases such as aplastic anemia, myelodysplasia, drug toxicity. Myelodysplas ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Myelodysplastic syndrome include:: Fatigue, Autoimmune conditions, Bacterial infections, Enlarged liver, Enlarged lymph nodes, Exercise intolerance, Large spleen, Pale skin, Petechiae ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
23 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Affects production: Myelo=blood. Dysplasia=abnormal so what happens is the blood is not getting made normally because the blood cells have what is referred to as dyspoi ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
29 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Myelodysplasia: The typical bone marrow features seen in myelodysplastic syndrome can include a hypercellular marrow (the marrow is too full of cells although in some ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
29 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Stem cell problem: Myelodysplastic syndrome is a problem with the bone marrow forming or blood stem cells where the bone marrow does not function normally. There is a di ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
29 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Chemotherapy : There are some chemotherapy drugs that can be used for myelodysplastic syndrome(mds). Growth factors and transfusions can be used in some cases. Als ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. William A Biermann
45 years experience in Medical Oncology
Blood disorder: This is a family of diseases that cause bone marrow dysfunction. There are several types that have different prognoses. Some types are precursors to l ... Read More
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Henry Holland
42 years experience in Medical Oncology
Myelodysplastic : Myelodysplastic syndrome (mds) is a category of blood disorder, whereby, the bone marrow is unable to produce normal blood cells (red cells, white blo ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
The tests for Myelodysplastic syndrome include:: Bone marrow biopsy, Complete blood count, Epoetin alfa, HIV test, HLA typing, Reticulocyte count, Vitamin B12 folate (folic acid) blood level, RBC f ... Read More
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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
MDS: MDS is a group of conditions that involve in abnormal bone marrow changes and lead to inffective blood cell production. Using a comlicated system, MDS ... Read More
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