Idiopathic Myelofibrosis in an Infant.
Summary of "Idiopathic Myelofibrosis in an Infant."
Idiopathic Myelofibrosis (MF) is an extremely rare condition in children. It has a very variable clinical spectrum. Cases of secondary myelofibrosis associated with Vitamin D deficiency and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus have been reported from India .In this case report, the authors describe clinical signs, laboratory findings and histologic features in a 6 month old infant with Idiopathic myelofibrosis.
Department of Pathology, Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Bandra (W), Mumbai, India.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: Indian journal of pediatrics
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21188553
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12098-010-0340-6
Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
A human infant born before 37 weeks of GESTATION.
An infant born at or after 42 weeks of gestation.
Any observable response or action of a neonate or infant up through the age of 23 months.
Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the infant.
An infant during the first month after birth.
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