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Case 296 - Discussion

Hematopathology Case

 

  • Cytogenetic studies: Positive for 46,XX,del(5)(q13q33)

  • FISH studies: Positive for del(5q31) in 84% of 200 cells

This is a classic case of "MDS with 5q deletion" with typical clinical presentations and unique small megakaryocytes.

 

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