Aplastic Anemia (Bone Marrow Aplasia)

About- Aplastic anaemia also known as bone marrow aplasia is a condition that occurs when your body stops producing enough new blood cells.

Symptoms-

 Dizziness and Headache
 Fatigue
 Frequent or prolonged infections
 Nosebleeds and bleeding gums
 Pale skin
 Prolonged bleeding from cuts
 Rapid or irregular heart rate
 Shortness of breath
 Skin rash
 Unexplained or easy bruising

Causes-

 A viral infection
 Autoimmune disorders
 Exposure to toxic chemicals
 Pregnancy
 Radiation and chemotherapy treatments
 Use of certain drugs 

Specialists to Visit

 Haematologist
 Transfusion Medicine Specialist
 Paediatrician

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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.niddk.nih.gov

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