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  1. MDS 101: Understanding Diagnosis and Treatment

    ... does not work well and fails to make enough healthy blood cells. People diagnosed with MDS can have low numbers of red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets, or a combination of any of ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  2. Iodine I 131 Monoclonal Antibody BC8, Fludarabine Phosphate, Cyclophosphamide, Total-Body Irradiation and Donor Bone Marrow Transplant in Treating Patients With Advanced Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, or High-Risk Myelodysplastic Sy

    ... they may help the patient's bone marrow make stem cells, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Sometimes the transplanted cells ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 1:01pm.

  3. PNH: Understanding Hemolytic Anemia, Pancytopenia, and Thrombosis

    ... three things: Hemolytic anemia (destruction of red blood cells) Pancytopenia (low counts for all blood cell types) ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  4. Aplastic Anemia 101: Understanding Diagnosis and Treatment

    ... that happens when the bone marrow stops making enough red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets for the body. Aplastic anemia can ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  5. Aplastic Anemia 101: Understanding Diagnosis and Treatment

    ... that happens when the bone marrow stops making enough red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets for the body. Aplastic anemia ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  6. PNH: Understanding Hemolytic Anemia, Pancytopenia, and Thrombosis

    ... three things: Hemolytic anemia (destruction of red blood cells) Pancytopenia (low counts for all blood cell types) ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  7. Patient Education Materials

    ... patient guide on myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) begins with blood basics, MDS classifications, and then specifics on symptoms, tests, ... Bone Marrow Failure Disease: Resulting from successive red blood cell transfusions that some patients may receive, excess iron in ...

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

  8. MDS: Diagnosis

    ... To understand what is causing your symptoms and low blood counts, your doctor will take a detailed medical history. Your doctor may ... type in your blood sample. If the CBC shows a low number of red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets, your doctor may look at the ...

    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:42pm.

  9. Autoreactive T Cells From Patients with Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH) Specifically Recognize Glycosyl- Phosphatidyl-Inositol (GPI)

    ... there is a lack of certain proteins on the surface of the red blood cells. These proteins (such as CD55 and CD59) normally prevent the red ...

    Research Review last updated 05/02/2016 - 9:26am.

  10. The Challenging World of Cytopenias: Distinguishing Myelodysplastic Syndromes From Other Disorders of Marrow Failure.

    ... Research Review: Low blood counts can be attributed to several different medical conditions.  ... failure syndromes, myeloproliferative neoplasms, and pure red cell aplasia. Single-nucleotide polymorphism array karyotyping ...

    Research Review last updated 05/02/2016 - 9:18am.