Treatment of acquired aplastic anemia in children | Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation

Treatment of acquired aplastic anemia in children

Journal Title: 
Hematology
Author(s): 
Kojima S
Primary Author: 
Kojima S.
Original Publication Date: 
Sunday, January 1, 2012

Aplastic anemia (AA) is an uncommon but serious disorder characterized by pancytopenia resulting from non-function of the bone marrow. The incidence of AA is approximately 3 fold more common in East Asia than in Europe and United States where yearly incidence rates are approximately two patients per one million.

Bone Marrow Diseases: