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  1. What are the treatments for MDS?

    ... to increase blood counts, treat infections and treat iron overload and typically include blood transfusions and antibiotics, and for some patients, may also include growth factors or iron chelation. Immunosuppressive therapy:  Consists of medicines to keep the ...

    FAQ last updated 03/15/2016 - 11:31pm.

  2. What are the treatments for aplastic anemia?

    ... and antibiotics and for certain patients, growth factors or iron chelation. Immunosuppressive therapy:  Works to lower your body's immune ...

    FAQ last updated 03/15/2016 - 11:30pm.

  3. Clinical Trials Report for September 2015

    ... risk myelodysplastic syndrome who failed hypomethylating therapy, and patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) who underwent induction ... Syndromes (MDS) Event Free Survival With Iron Chelation Therapy Study The primary purpose of this study is to ...

    Page last updated 08/26/2015 - 1:05pm.

  4. Clinical Trials Report for April 2014

    ... Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Event Free Survival With Iron Chelation Therapy Study (TELESTO) The primary purpose of this study is to ...

    Page last updated 04/18/2014 - 3:36pm.

  5. Patient Education Materials

    ... additional sources of information and assistance. Iron Overload in Patients With Bone Marrow Failure Disease: Resulting ... result. Causes, symptoms, tests, and treatments ( iron chelation therapy , and phlebotomy) are reviewed in this fact sheet that all ...

    Page last updated 11/06/2013 - 4:28pm.

  6. Nursing Education Modules on MDS Disease Management and Patient Education

    ... EPO, lenalidomide , immune suppression,       iron chelation Treatment options for high-risk MDS – azacitidine , ...

    Page last updated 04/27/2015 - 2:44pm.