|EXPLAIN MYELOPROLIFERATIVE SYNDROME JB
Jan 12, 2001
PLEASE EXPLAIN WHAT IS MYELOPROLIFERATIVE SYNDROME AND TREATMENT. ALREADY HAVE HAD SPLENECTOMY AND NOW HAS PATHOLOGICAL FRACTURE OF FEMUR.
| Response from Dr. Bartlett
Myeloproliferative syndromes involve the excess growth of certain bone marrow cells which are abnormal to the detriment of normal cells. In a sense, myeloproliferative syndromes are related to leukemia and may require similar treatments. The assistance of an expert in Hematology/Oncology will be crucial for your health.
John A. Bartlett, M.D.
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