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Anemia Acquired Aplastic Evaluation

The evaluation of acquired aplastic anemia begins with a careful history and physical examination. A history of chemical or drug exposures is very important.

Physical findings in those with acquired aplastic anemia may include:


Tests are required to make the diagnosis of acquired aplastic anemia.

Tests that may be used to evaluate acquired aplastic anemia include:

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Last Updated: Nov 9, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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