refractory cytopenia with multilineage dysplasia


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refractory cytopenia with multilineage dysplasia

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In the World Health Organization classification of myelodysplastic syndromes, a disorder in which two or more blood cell lines form aberrantly. For example, the peripheral blood shows evidence of anemia and leukopenia, or of anemia, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia; and the bone marrow shows abnormal precursors in two or more mature blood cell precursors.
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Of the nine cases of myelodysplastic syndrome four were refractory anemia, two were refractory cytopenia with multilineage dysplasia, one was refractory Anemia with Ring sideroblast and two cases of refractory Anemia with excess blasts which compares with the similar study conducted in India 4.

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