Medline ® Abstract for Reference 115
of 'Clinical manifestations and diagnosis of Fanconi anemia'
Acquired aplastic anemia in children.
Hartung HD, Olson TS, Bessler M
Pediatr Clin North Am. 2013;60(6):1311. Epub 2013 Oct 16.
This article provides a practice-based and concise review of the etiology, diagnosis, and management of acquired aplastic anemia in children. Bone marrow transplantation, immunosuppressive therapy, and supportive care are discussed in detail. The aim is to provide the clinician with a better understanding of the disease and to offer guidelines for the management of children with this uncommon yet serious disorder.
Division of Hematology, Department of Pediatrics, Comprehensive Bone Marrow Failure Center, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 3615 Civic Center Boulevard, ARC 302, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.