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  1. Duane Draper builds supportive community to help him with MDS and bone marrow transplant

    ... severely bleeding gums, for which he required his first platelet transfusion . Continuing drops in hemoglobin levels ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 09/09/2014 - 10:02am.

  2. Overlap Syndromes: When PNH Appears with Aplastic Anemia

    ... not be not be able to receive anticoagulants if their platelet count is low. Conversely, for a PNH-aplastic anemia patient, ...

    Interview last updated 04/15/2015 - 9:39am.

  3. MDS Drug Therapy

    ... blood counts (most often the white cell count and platelet count) Diarrhea or constipation Tiredness and weakness ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:26pm.

  4. Immunosuppression and Stem Cell Transplantation – How Are These Treatments Chosen?

    ... which is a natural hormone that stimulates platelet production. There are some concerns about its use of because some ...

    Interview last updated 07/15/2015 - 10:19am.

  5. Issues for Parents of Pediatric Bone Marrow Failure Patients

    ... activities, riding a bike – understand what your platelet count is and wear a helmet. Riding a horse – you need a bit of a higher platelet count. Playing football –those are all individual decisions that a ...

    Page last updated 06/20/2011 - 12:10pm.

  6. The Diagnostic Spectrum of MDS, MDS/MPN, and MF Reference Card

    ... that incorporates prognostic information from karyotype, platelet count, and transfusion status. JCO 2011;29(4): 392. View this ...

    Page last updated 01/28/2015 - 10:43am.

  7. Evaluation of RUX and AZA Combination as a Therapy For Patients With Myelofibrosis And Myelodysplastic Syndrome/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasm

    ... at a dose of 5 mg orally twice daily (BID) if the baseline platelet count is 50-100 x 109/L, 15 mg twice daily if the baseline platelet count is 100 - 200 109/L, or at a dose of 20 mg twice daily if the ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 1:56pm.

  8. Clinical Trials Report for February 2015

    ... counts. Eltrombopag has been shown to safely increase platelet numbers in healthy volunteers and in patients with other chronic ...

    Page last updated 01/29/2015 - 10:10am.

  9. Medical Resources

    ... Advocacy & support group for rare diseases. Platelet Disorder Support Association (888) 528-3538 ...

    Page last updated 08/20/2015 - 8:34am.

  10. FAQs

    ... in the brand name Aranesp. White cell growth factors and platelet growth factors are also available and used in some patients ...

    Topic section last updated 03/02/2016 - 11:42am.