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Myelodysplastic syndromes

Also known as: myelodysplastic

Myelodysplastic syndromes

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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