Basics Description Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) constitute a heterogeneous group of acquired hematopoietic stem-cell disorders characterized by cytologic dysplasia in the bone marrow and blood, and by various combinations of anemia, neutropenia, and thrombocytopenia: The...
ALL in adults is a malignant proliferation and accumulation of immature lymphocytes:System(s) affected: Hemic/Lymphatic/Immunologic
Decrease in circulating number of platelets (<100,00/mL) in absence of toxic exposure or disease associated with low platelet count
Epistaxis is a hemorrhage from the nose involving either the anterior or posterior mucosal surfaces; Synonym(s): Nosebleed
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care
Acquired syndrome characterized by diffuse activation of intravascular coagulation arising from different causes. It can originate from and cause damage to the microvasculature, which, if sufficiently severe, can produce organ dysfunction.