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1. Abnormal development of the spinal cord.
2. Dysplasia of myelocytes and other cells in the bone marrow.

my′e·lo·dys·plas′tic (-plăs′tĭk) adj.


n. mielodisplasia, desarrollo anormal de la columna vertebral.


n mielodisplasia
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Despite having no symptoms, further testsshowed Peter had a rare blood disorder called hypoplastic myelodysplasia.
They launched campaigns to register thousands of donors after Ally, who was recently forced to retire through ill health, was diagnosed with rare blood disorder myelodysplasia.
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In the absence of specific cytogenetic abnormalities, MDS is a diagnosis of exclusion, and the diagnosis should only be made after careful review of clinical history and elimination of environmental or other nonclonal disorders that can result in myelodysplasia.
EMH is seen in a variety of haematological disorders, including severe haemolytic anaemias (thalassaemia, sickle-cell anaemia, spherocytosis), leukaemia, lymphoma, myelodysplasia and myelofibrosis.
Patients may be asymptomatic or have lower limb weakness, sphincter problems and/or skeletal deformities due to myelodysplasia, neural compression or spinal cord tethering, neural compression and myelodysplasia.
It's a cause which helped her former colleague Glenda Walton, who was due to run last year's race with Rachael until she was diagnosed with bone marrow condition myelodysplasia.
The MPV can be used to improve the detection of platelet morphologic abnormalities such as platelet clumps and giant platelets, provide information for thrombotic risk, (2-6) predict the likelihood of bone marrow metastasis in cancer patients, (7) provide prognostic information for patients with myelodysplasia, (8) and help identify the origin of thrombocytopenia (e.
Washington, July 9 ( ANI ): Researchers have demonstrated that the use of antibodies derived from rabbits can improve the survival and relapse outcomes of leukemia and myelodysplasia patients receiving a stem cell transplant from an unrelated donor.
Antibodies taken from rabbits can improve the survival rates of leukemia and myelodysplasia patients who are receiving stem cell transplant from an unrelated donor.
TRIBUTE: Paul He was diagnosed with a rare form of blood cancer called myelodysplasia in 2010 and received many blood transfusions during his treatment for the disease.