Presacral extramedullary hematopoiesis under treatment with an erythropoietin-stimulating agent for myelodysplasia
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KeywordsExtramedullary hematopoiesis (EMH) Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) Presacral extramedullary hematopoiesis
TK, ND, AI, and KO contributed to the clinical care of the patient. YT interpreted the CT images. TK, ND, and KO wrote the manuscript.
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