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Aplastic anemia is a condition of impaired bone marrow production leading to variable degree of cytopenia/s. Idiopathic aplastic anemia accounts for most cases, with the remaining attributed to inherited or acquired etiologies. It is crucial for pathologists to trigger the relevant testing to identify potential causes of aplastic anemia, for appropriate treatment and surveillance.
This clinical pathology activity is intended for pathologists.
After completing this activity, you should be able to:
- Describe patient presentation of aplastic anemia.
- List various etiologies of aplastic anemia.
- Develop a stepwise diagnostic approach to aplastic anemia in pediatric and adult patients.
- Explain the role of bone marrow biopsy in the evaluation of aplastic anemia.
- Assess when requests for uncommon tests (eg, chromosomal breakage analysis, genomic testing) are appropriate.
Majd Jawad, MD, FCAP
Clinical Pathology Improvement Program
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a
maximum of 1.25
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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This activity and evaluation are available March 21, 2022, and expire March 20, 2025, at 12:00 AM (ET). You must claim credit by this date and time.