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Myelodysplastic syndrome (disorder)
Hi, I'm ANNE B F.
I was diagnosed with MDS cancer in May of 2018. I had an allogeneic stem cell transplant on December 18, 2018. I had numerous transfusions of red blood cells and platelets while waiting for the transplant and 5 months of Vidaza chemo via subcutaneous injections. MDS does not necessarily mean you are going to have leukemia. There are treatments and maintenance for the disease and many people …   Read more…

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