In-depth

Symptoms

Fatigue

Shortness of breath

Tests and diagnosis

Bone marrow biopsy

Complete blood count

A complete blood count can be used to evaluate your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.

Genetic testing

Genetic testing is used to detect altered genes that may cause illness or disease. Although genetic testing can offer important health information, it has limitations.

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

Ultrasound

Treatments and drugs

Blood transfusion

Chemotherapy

Radiation therapy

Splenectomy

Stem cell transplant

Aug. 01, 2014