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Myelodysplastic syndrome

Surviving the After Effects of Cancer
BY Lisa Machado
It's time to start paying attention to what comes after cancer treatment.
Tips for Battling Cancer
BY Richard Rothman
Exciting Advances Are Coming for First-line CML Treatment
BY Jonathan Alicea and Gina Columbus
Kendra Sweet, M.D., discussed the various factors that must be taken into account when prescribing first-line therapies to patients with CML, the novel studies that are paving the way for improved outcomes in patients, and the increasing likelihood for TKI discontinuation on the horizon.
Arthritis Medicine May Move on to Polycythemia Vera Treatment Scene
BY Brielle Urciuoli
Can a drug used to treat arthritis also be a way to treat polycythemia vera (PV), and save patients with the blood cancer money?
 
Improving Diagnostic Measures and Treatment for MPNs
BY Jonathan Alicea and Gina Columbus
MPN treatment and diagnostic strategies have come a long way in recent years, but still have a ways to go. 
Examining Quality of Life Issues for Patients With MPNs
BY Sandra Allen-Bard
Sandra Allen-Bard, MSN, ANCC, AOCNP, of Weill Cornell Medical Center, discusses the impact myeloproliferative neoplasms can have on patients' quality of life.
Making Progress for Myelodysplastic Syndrome
BY Allie Casey
In an interview with CURE, Rami Komrokji, M.D., a hematologist at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, discusses the advances that have been made in MDS in the past few years, as well as the MDS Clinical Research Consortium and its importance.
The Roller Coaster of MDS
BY Jane Biehl PhD
MDS is a rare form of cancer with its own unique characteristics. Here is one patients perspective on the experience of having MDS.
Tackling Depression and Intimacy Issues in Patients With MPNs
BY Brielle Urciuoli
Patients with MPNs face unique challenges with depression and sexual intimacy. Sandra Allen-Bard, BSN, MSN, AOCNP, ANCC, discusses a recent study conducted to better understand these issues.
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Information about treatment, including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, and vaccine therapy
Myelodysplastic Syndromes Treatment (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes.
Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms including chronic/juvenile myelomonocytic leukemias and atypical CML.
Myelodysplastic/ Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms including chronic/juvenile myelomonocytic leukemias and atypical CML.
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