Articles related to blood cell disorders
What Are Cancers of the Blood Cells? - Rare Diseases - About.com
Jun 16, 2014 ... Information about different types of blood cell cancers, including ... Is it a Rare Disease? ... Blood contains red cells, white cells, and platelets.
Multiple Myeloma - Blood Cell Cancer - Rare Diseases - About.com
Jun 12, 2014 ... Cancer of blood plasma cells ... Is it a Rare Disease? ... Multiple myeloma is a blood cell (plasma cell) cancer most often diagnosed in people ...
Blood Disorders - Rare Diseases - About.com
Article describes the disorder, its symptoms, diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment. ... Information about different types of blood cell cancers, including symptoms, ...
Anemia and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
May 27, 2014 ... People with diseases such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis ... Anemia is a term that is used to describe a low red blood cell count.
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) - What Is ITP?
Jun 18, 2014 ... Platelets are blood cells that help stop bleeding by sticking together to form clots ... Researchers believe that ITP is an autoimmune disorder.
Information About Sickle Cell Anemia - Rare Diseases - About.com
Jun 10, 2014 ... Sickle cell anemia is an inherited blood disorder. Its main symptoms are long- term (chronic) anemia and episodes of pain. In the disorder ...
What Is Blackfan Diamond Anemia? - Rare Diseases - About.com
May 9, 2014 ... In about one-third of children born with the disorder, there are physical ... Red blood cells carry oxygen throughout the body, so a child with ...
What Is A Normal White Blood Cell Count?
Aug 5, 2014 ... Blood tests are commonly done to monitor many different diseases and conditions. The white blood cell count can help a physician determine if ...
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH) - Rare Diseases
Jun 13, 2014 ... Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) is an acquired blood stem cell disorder. It was originally named for its symptom of dark-colored ...
Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) Symptoms and Overview
Jun 15, 2014 ... If the blood cell counts are abnormal, a bone marrow sample ... Not all individuals with myelodysplastic syndrome will have this type of cell in ...