Overview

NCI Definition: A myelodysplastic syndrome characterized by dysplastic changes involving only one myeloid cell lineage in the bone marrow. It primarily affects older adults and includes refractory anemia, refractory neutropenia, and refractory thrombocytopenia. [1]

Disease Details

Synonyms
RCUD, MDS with Single Lineage Dysplasia, MDS-SLD, Myelodysplastic Syndrome with Single Lineage Dysplasia
Parent(s)
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Children
Refractory Anemia
OncoTree Name
MDS with Single Lineage Dysplasia
OncoTree Code
MDSSLD

References

1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 4. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.