Flashcards in Pancytopenia Deck (16):
Name 2 drugs can cause bone marrow failure?
What vitamin deficiencies can cause pancytopenia?
What virus can cause bone marrow failure?
List 5 causes of hypersplenism?
Congestive cardiac failure
Name an inherited cause of bone marrow failure syndrome?
What are the symptoms of anaemia?
What are the symptoms of neutropenia?
What are the symptoms of thrombocytopenia?
Will the marrow be hypocellular or hypercellular in aplastic anaemia?
Will the marrow be hypocellular or hypercellular in myelodysplatic syndrome?
Will the marrow be hypocellular or hypercellular in B12/folate deficiency?
Hypercellular. Problem with maturation
Will the marrow be hypocellular or hypercellular in hypersplenism?
What are the options for supportive treatment in pancytopenia?
Red cell Transfusion
Antibiotic prophylaxis (antibacterial) also antifungals and antivirals
How do you treat aplastic anaemia?
How do you treat congenital bone marrow failure?
Bone marrow transplant