Expert Video - What are the symptoms of MDS-related anemia?

MDS experts, Dr Rafael Bejar and Dr Casey O’Connell, provide an overview of the symptoms of MDS-related anemia. The symptoms of anemia are not necessarily specific to MDS. In general, the most common symptoms include fatigue, shortness of breath, and the need for rest following physical exertion. Other symptoms include being pale, having a more rapid heart rate, and in severe cases having low blood pressure.

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