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aplasia

[ā′plāzh·ə]
(medicine)
Defective development which results in the virtual absence of a tissue or an organ; only a remnant appears.
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I am trying to raise money for this six years old child, who has Aplastic Anaemia.
But it wasn't until Liam was transferred to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle that further tests confirmed aplastic anaemia.
Furthermore, Bradshaw is committed to raising funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation and the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation, Inc.
Other rare disorders that remain deadly for those stricken are myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) and aplastic anemia.
Each year, it is estimated that more than 40,000 Americans are diagnosed with aplastic anemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS), serious and non-contagious bone marrow failure diseases.
Chloramphenicol has a potentially life-threatening side effect, idiosyncratic aplastic anemia.