What are the key statistics about aplastic anemia?
Aplastic anemia is a rare disease, occurring in only 1 to 2 people per year for every million people in the United States. That means somewhere between 300 and 600 new cases will develop each year. It affects people of all ages and all races. It is more common in developing countries, perhaps because there is more exposure to toxic chemicals
Last Medical Review: 04/23/2013
Last Revised: 04/23/2013