Fanconi Anemia: A Rarely Considered Cause of Macrocytosis During Childhood.

  • Deniz Aslan
  • Published 2017 in Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology


We describe a Turkish boy newly diagnosed with Fanconi anemia with mutation in the FANCA gene. The patient, with normal clinical phenotype and negative chromosomal breakage test result, presented with macrocytosis. No clinical or laboratory changes were observed in a follow-up period of 4 years. The diagnosis was confirmed molecularly after a prolonged and… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000749

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