Myelodysplastic

Myelodysplastic (pancytopenia): pancytopenia: RBC (anemia), PMN (infections), plt (bruise) with dysplastic marrow biopsy


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  • Myelodysplastic
  • aka: preleukemia,
  • pancytopenia
  • pancytopenia: RBC (anemia), PMN (infections), plt (bruise) with dysplastic marrow biopsy
  • old pt comes in with anemia (pale, weak), thrombocytopenia (brusing), neutropenia (infections)
  • blood count-- (RBC,plt, PMN)--, hyposeg of PMNs, marrow biopsy shows dysplastic nuclei
  • supportive (txf)