Myelodysplastic Syndrome Overview

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What Is Myelodysplastic Syndrome? TOPICS

How many people get myelodysplastic syndromes?

There are about 13,000 new cases of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) each year in the United States. The number of new cases seems to be going up as the average age of the population has increased.

Last Medical Review: 02/27/2014
Last Revised: 04/03/2014