Blood dyscrasia

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A blood dyscrasia is any abnormality of the blood, but generally refers to abnormalities in the production of blood cell components;

Common examples are:

Causes can be many such as

  • Deficiencies in essential nutrients:
  • Deficiencies in maturation
    • Drug side-effects
    • Myelodysplasia
    • Toxicity from chemicals or radiation
    • Chronic disease
  • Bone marrow replacement
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