What Caused My Bone Marrow Failure Disease? Acquired vs Genetic: Fall Virtual Patient and Family Conference | Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation

What Caused My Bone Marrow Failure Disease? Acquired vs Genetic: Fall Virtual Patient and Family Conference

Presenter(s): 
Topic(s): 
Pediatric Bone Marrow Failure Diseases
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)
Aplastic Anemia
Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)
Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
Presentation Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2020

Seth Corey, MD, MPH (Cleveland Clinic), led an informative session for patients of all ages about the causes of bone marrow failure diseases like aplastic anemia, PNH, MDS and AML. Dr. Corey explains the difference between acquired and genetic disease, how that difference can affect treatment options and prognosis.