Aplastic Anemia (Bone Marrow Aplasia)

About- Aplastic anemia 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

 Hematologist
Transfusion Medicine Specialist
Pediatrician

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

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