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  1. Association between donor leukocyte telomere length and survival after unrelated allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for severe aplastic anemia

    ... transplantation (HCT) for patients with severe aplastic anemia . DESIGN, PARTICIPANTS, AND SETTING: The study included 330 ... (235 acquired, 85 Fanconi anemia , and 10 Diamond-Blackfan anemia ) and their unrelated donors who had pre-HCT blood ...

    Research Article last updated 03/03/2015 - 11:48am.

  2. Pure Red Cell Aplasia (PRCA)

    ... to patients who already have a chronic hemolytic anemia . Patients with otherwise normal functioning bone marrow may ... it. Inherited or Congenital Pure Red Cell Aplasia ( Diamond-Blackfan Anemia ):   Diamond-Blackfan anemia is a genetic ...

    Topic section last updated 07/07/2016 - 3:14pm.

  3. Causes

    ... Acquired Aplastic Anemia Acquired aplastic anemia is ... Dyskeratosis (DIS-ker-ah-TO-sis) congenita Diamond-Blackfan anemia . A newly discovered type of hereditary ...

    Topic section last updated 06/30/2016 - 9:46am.

  4. CD34+ Stem Cell Selection for Patients Receiving Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation for Non-Malignant Disease

    ... marrow failure syndromes (including Severe Aplastic Anemia , Severe Congenital Neutropenia , Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia (Kostman's Syndrome), Diamond-Blackfan Anemia , Schwachman Diamond Syndrome, Primary Immunodeficiency Syndromes, ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/27/2016 - 8:55am.

  5. Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

    ... of red blood cells and platelets, causing tiredness from anemia and a risk of bleeding from a low platelet count. There is ... , MonoMAC syndrome, Bloom syndrome, Shwachman syndrome and Diamond-Blackfan syndrome Having other blood cancers or disorders like ...

    Topic section last updated 07/07/2016 - 3:15pm.

  6. Nurse's Corner Summer 2015: Understanding the Etiology and Epidemiology of Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    ... marrow failure , with resultant cytopenias namely anemia , which can progress to acute myeloid leukemia. I recently took a ... disorders with increased risk for developing MDS include Diamond-Blackfan Syndrome, dyskeratosis congenita , ...

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