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Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology:
doi: 10.1097/MPH.0b013e318290c644
Clinical and Laboratory Observations

Pancytopenia After Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant Due to Copper Deficiency

Hudspeth, Michelle MD; Turner, Amy BSN; Miller, Nicole MD; Lazarchick, John MD

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Pancytopenia occurring 1 year or later after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation typically prompts a primary consideration for relapse. We present the case of a 15-year old-girl who underwent transplantation for therapy-related myelodysplasia secondary to Ewing sarcoma treatment who developed pancytopenia with myelodysplasia 1 year after transplant due to copper deficiency. Copper deficiency is an important consideration in the evaluation of pancytopenia and myelodysplasia in pediatric patients.

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