I have two abnormalities; it is translocation involving chromosome 15, as well as monosomy of chromosome 15. My bone marrow showed marked hyoplasia with cellularity being judged to be about 10%. My blasts are less than 5%.
Female, age 52 - Diagnosed May, 2011 Hypoplastic MDS. Cytogenetics showing 2 abnormalities on chromosome 15. Blasts<5%, IPSS of 1. All blood counts low, but no treatment; watch and wait. Registered for MUD; on Feb. 23/12 two donor matches found but returned since not needed yet!