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Myelodysplastic syndrome (disorder)
Hi, I'm RICHARD Q M.
I was diagnosed with Myelodysplastic syndrome (CMML-1) Because of my age (78 male), I am not a candidate for a transplant. The average life expectancy given is 8 months. Many other factors enter that picture such as viral and bacterial infections which could reduce the 8 month’s if not attended to immediately.   Read more…

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