Review Article Hematopoietic Disorders in Down Syndrome
John K. Choi
Division of Hematopathology and Immunohistochemistry, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Received December 13, 2007; accepted and available online 1 January 2008
Abstract:Patients with Down syndrome have an increased risk of developing various hematological disorders. In this article, the clinical characteristics and differential diagnosis of the hematological disorders associated with Down syndrome are reviewed, and the underlying molecular mechanisms discussed. (IJCEP712003).
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