Thrombocytemia and abnormal megakaryopoiesis associated with abnormality of chromosome 1p34 in myelodysplastic syndromes.

@article{Jondeau1996ThrombocytemiaAA,
  title={Thrombocytemia and abnormal megakaryopoiesis associated with abnormality of chromosome 1p34 in myelodysplastic syndromes.},
  author={Katayoun Jondeau and Didier Bouscary and Franck Vigui{\'e} and Françoise Picard and Josiane Melle and Isidro L{\'o}pez and Micha{\"e}la Fontenay-Roupie and François J Dreyfus},
  journal={Leukemia},
  year={1996},
  volume={10 11},
  pages={1692-5}
}
Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) are a heterogeneous group of diseases characterized by a cytopenia related to abnormal proliferation and differentiation of marrow precursor cells. Some subtypes of MDS are associated with thrombocytemia or abnormal megakaryopoiesis and certain specific karyotypic abnormalities. We report on four cases of MDS with normal or… CONTINUE READING