Acquired idiopathic sideroblastic anemia
Synonyms: AISA | Primary acquired sideroblastic anemia | RARS | Refractory anemia with ringed sideroblasts
A rare myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) characterized by ineffective hemopoiesis affecting one or more blood cell lineages (myeloid erythroid or megakaryocytic) leading to peripheral blood cytopenias and an increased risk of developing leukaemia.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version March 2024
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