Acquired aplastic anemia in children | Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation

Acquired aplastic anemia in children

Journal Title: 
Pediatr Clin North Am
Author(s): 
Hartung HD, Olson TS, Bessler M.
Primary Author: 
Hartung HD
Original Publication Date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

This article provides a practice-based and concise review of the etiology, diagnosis, and management of acquired aplastic anemia in children. Bone marrow transplantation, immunosuppressive therapy, and supportive care are discussed in detail. The aim is to provide the clinician with a better understanding of the disease and to offer guidelines for the management of children with this uncommon yet serious disorder.

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