cancer-icon

Myelodysplastic syndrome

Hi, my father has recently been diagnosed with Myelodysplastic syndrome RAEB-I. The only symptoms he had was bleeding due to ulcers which gave a sign of dip in platelets. The first diagnosis was thought to be ITP & treatment was given. But later it was told to be MDS. Please help in how can the same be treated. Plat 4000, WBC - 5.8 but fluctuating. Haemoglobin - 10-11.
views-icons 44 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Answers (2)

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Shubham Jain
Surgical Oncologist 4 yrs exp Delhi

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹500 for 24 hrs

Please consult a specialist haemato oncologist for your condition
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO
doctor profile image
Dr. Deepak Gupta
Oncologist/Cancer Specialist 16 yrs exp Jaipur
Get opinion of hematologist or medical oncologist to get further opinion about treatment which essentially is. Chemotherapy but what type will be decided based upon bone marrow results, chromosomal studies, age and general condition of patient.
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO