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Immunologie Function in Aplastic Anemia

  • R. P. Gale
  • R. Mitsuyasu
  • Coralee Yale
Part of the Haematology and Blood Transfusion / Hämatologie und Bluttransfusion book series (HAEMATOLOGY, volume 24)

Abstract

Aplastic anemia is a hematologic disorder characterized by decreased or absent bone marrow function. While toxic agents, drugs, radiation, and viruses have been implicated in a small proportion of cases, the etiology is in most instances unknown. Potential mechanisms of abnormal marrow function include defective or absent hematopoietic stem cells, microenvironmental abnormalities, and immunologic factors.

Keywords

Aplastic Anemia Severe Aplastic Anemia Mixed Lymphocyte Culture Aplastic Anemia Patient Stimulatory Capacity 
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  • R. P. Gale
  • R. Mitsuyasu
  • Coralee Yale

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