Aplastic Anemia

Aplastic Anemia: Overview

Aplastic anemia is a rare disease consisting of pancytopenia which affects primarily young men and older persons of both genders.

Diagnose your symptoms now!
  • see your health summarized and in detail
  • identify any nutritional deficiencies
  • learn what you should be doing right now

Incidence; Causes and Development

Between 2 and 6 people per million worldwide develop this disorder annually, with an obvious prevalence in the Orient as compared to either Europe or the United States.

A variety of associations have been made in the attempt to find a specific cause, but no one cause has yet been identified.

Treatment and Prevention

Treatment must be instituted promptly after diagnosis to avoid fatality.


Patients treated successfully for aplastic anemia then have a higher risk of developing other diseases later in life, including cancer.

Signs, symptoms & indicators of Aplastic Anemia:

Lab Values - Cells


Conditions that suggest Aplastic Anemia:

Lab Values


Aplastic anemia reduces the bone marrow's ability to produce white blood cells.

Concerned or curious about your health?  Try The Analyst™
Symptom Entry
Symptom Entry
Full Explanations
Optional Doctor Review
Review (optional)

Aplastic Anemia suggests the following may be present:


Aplastic Anemia can lead to:

Lab Values

Recommendations for Aplastic Anemia:

Laboratory Testing

Report by The Analyst™
Click to see sample report
Health problems rarely occur in isolation or for obvious reasons

Your body is a highly complex, interconnected system.  Instead of guessing at what might be wrong, let us help you discover what is really going on inside your body based on the many clues it is giving.

Our multiple symptom checker provides in-depth health analysis by The Analyst™ with full explanations, recommendations and (optionally) doctors available for case review and answering your specific questions.


Weak or unproven link: may be a sign or symptom of; may suggest
Weak or unproven link:
may be a sign or symptom of; may suggest
Definite or direct link: suggests; usually leads to
Definite or direct link:
suggests; usually leads to
Weakly counter-indicative: may contraindicate
Weakly counter-indicative:
may contraindicate
Very useful: is highly recommended for
Very useful:
is highly recommended for