Also known as: myelodysplastic
Myelodysplastic syndromes include a group of disorders caused by poorly formed or improperly functioning blood cells. These syndromes start in the bone marrow, where blood cells are made.
Treatments: Treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes focus on reducing or preventing complications of the disease. The only therapeutic treatment modality is blood or marrow transplantation.
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Team Nicklaus Children's Hospital raised $2,775 for the Children's Bereavement Center Steps for Healing 5K which took place on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Zoo Miami.
Nicklaus Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center hosts mini Relay for Life event to honor all those touched by cancer. Thank you to all the patients and families who joined us this evening.