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Any one know if aplastic anemia is being cured by immunosuppressive therapy?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Depends

Sometimes yes. Prognosis will depend on the age as well as the severity of the disease.
The younger the age is the higher the respond of therapy . Bone marrow transplant can cure aplastic anemia in about 60-70%. Discuss further with your oncologist/hematologist.

In brief: Depends

Sometimes yes. Prognosis will depend on the age as well as the severity of the disease.
The younger the age is the higher the respond of therapy . Bone marrow transplant can cure aplastic anemia in about 60-70%. Discuss further with your oncologist/hematologist.
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