Articles related to bone marrow disorders
Essential Thrombocythemia - Bone Marrow Disorder - Rare Diseases
Jun 15, 2014 ... A person with essential thrombocythemia (ET) has an excess amount of platelets in the blood due to a disorder of the bone marrow. A change ...
Polycythemia Vera - Bone Marrow Disorder
Mar 7, 2014 ... Polycythemia vera (PV) is a bone marrow disorder (myeloproliferative disorder) in which there is an overproduction of red blood cells.
Bone Marrow Transplants - How They Work - Rare Diseases - About ...
A bone marrow transplant is a procedure to remove, filter, and replace stem cells in the same person or given to another person.
Bone Marrow Failure - Rare Diseases - About.com
Oct 1, 2008 ... Inside the bones of your body is a soft, fatty tissue called bone marrow that produces three blood cells: red cells, white cells and platelets.
Bone Marrow - Structure, Function, Disease and More - Biology
Bone marrow is the soft tissue found inside bones that functions mainly to produce red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets.
The Bone Marrow Biopsy Test Report - Leukemia & Lymphoma
Jun 15, 2014 ... In some disorders the proportion of these cells in marrow are different from normal. This can be verified by a bone marrow aspiration test.
Bone Marrow Transplants - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Bone Marrow Transplants / Understanding the Immune System, a comprehensive online guide to understanding the immune system, its anatomy, disorders, and ...
Aplastic Anemia - Rare Diseases - About.com
Sep 26, 2013 ... In aplastic anemia (AA), the bone marrow stops making enough red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. Aplastic anemia may appear at ...
Bone Marrow Suppression During and After Chemotherapy
Jul 14, 2014 ... Bone marrow suppression is a common side effect of chemotherapy with ... If your platelet count is too low or you have problems with bleeding, ...
Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) Symptoms and ... - Rare Diseases
Jun 15, 2014 ... There are several subtypes of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), but they are all disorders in which the cells in the bone marrow don't function ...