[X-linked dyskeratosis congenita with aplastic anemia--genetic and hematologic studies].

@article{Lin1989XlinkedDC,
  title={[X-linked dyskeratosis congenita with aplastic anemia--genetic and hematologic studies].},
  author={Timothy C Lin and C. K. Lin and Jong Young Lee and Wing Keung Chau and S. Y. Wang},
  journal={Zhonghua yi xue za zhi = Chinese medical journal; Free China ed},
  year={1989},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={57-62}
}
Two brothers in a Chinese family were affected with dyskeratosis congenita (DC). The proband's stepbrother died of pancytopenia and rectal adenocarcinoma. The proband with progressive pancytopenia was studied in genetics and hematology. Family investigations suggest that the disorder was inherited as an X-linked recessive transmission. No specific chromosome aberrations were detected in both peripheral blood and bone marrow cells. Bone marrow biopsy revealed markedly hypocellular marrow without… CONTINUE READING