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Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2

Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2: Introduction

Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2: Fanconi's anemia is a rare inherited blood disorder characterized by the inability of the bone marrow to produce blood cells. The subtype called Complementation group D2 refers to a genetic subtype of the disease. An increased incidence of leukemias and other cancers is associated with this condition and various skeletal abnormalities and other birth defects may also be present. The condition is present at birth but symptoms of the blood problems are often not evident until later in childhood - in rare cases, the condition may not be diagnosed until adulthood. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2 is available below.

Symptoms of Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2

Treatments for Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2

  • Drug therapy - androgens, hematopoietic (blood-stimulating) growth factors; blood transfusions, bone marrow transplant.
  • Supportive treatment
    • Red blood cell transfusion for symptomatic anemia
    • Platelet transfusion for active bleeding
    • Granulocyte colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) for symptomatic neutropenia
  • more treatments...»

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Prognosis for Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2

Prognosis for Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2: The prognosis is variable depending on the severity of the condition and additional physical malformations as well as individual response to treatment. Some patients may have their bone marrow problems cured after a bone marrow transplant but they must still have regular checkups for cancer. Mild cases may only need regular monitoring.

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  1. Fanconi's anemia -- Complementation group D2: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

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