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  1. Interviews with the Experts MDS Genomics: Providing ‘Street View’ Directions of Disease

    ... bleeding and deficiencies in vitamins and minerals. The bone marrow biopsy may suggest MDS, but the chromosome testing may not detect an ...

    Interview last updated 09/23/2014 - 9:30am.

  2. Overlap Syndromes: When PNH Appears with Aplastic Anemia or MDS

    ... patients with PNH often also have a hypercellular marrow, and 25% of patients with PNH can have a chromosomal abnormality. So by ... back down, then those patients should have a repeat bone marrow biopsy because the reasons for the low blood counts could be ...

    Interview last updated 05/14/2015 - 1:53pm.

  3. Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia (CMML)

    ... Chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML) starts in the bone marrow and then moves to the blood. It happens when monocytes in the bone ...

    Topic section last updated 12/16/2016 - 9:42am.

  4. Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN)

    ... In myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN), the bone marrow makes too many of one or more types of blood cells. Neoplasms ...

    Topic section last updated 07/07/2016 - 3:19pm.

  5. Myelofibrosis (MF)

    ... is caused by abnormal stem cells in the bone marrow . These abnormal cells grow quickly and cause scaring in the bone ...

    Topic section last updated 07/07/2016 - 3:16pm.

  6. Iron Chelation Therapy

    ... blood cells is normally stored in the liver, spleen, and bone marrow . Excess iron may accumulate in these 3 normal storage sites and also ...

    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:40pm.

  7. Pure Red Cell Aplasia (PRCA)

    ... by an absence of red cell precursors (reticulocytes) in the marrow and a low red blood cell count. The amounts of white blood cells ... anemia . Patients with otherwise normal functioning bone marrow may even recover without having known they had it. ...

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

  8. Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With High Risk Acute Myeloid Leukemia

    ... 03/01/2016 Bone Marrow Disease(s):  myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm.

  9. Reduced Intensity Conditioning and Haploidentical Related Bone Marrow for Patients With Hematologic Diseases

    ... 06/01/2020 Bone Marrow Disease(s):  myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 06/06/2016 - 10:54am.

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

    ... Myelodysplastic Syndromes From Other Disorders of Marrow Failure Original ... myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) from other bone marrow failure disorders can be challenging; however, it is important ... blood smear and perform a bone marrow aspirate and biopsy.  A thorough physical examination, family history, and review of old ...

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