Patient Video - Donna's story: What has been the greatest challenge with your MDS treatment?

Donna describes some of the side effects she experienced during her MDS treatment, which included neutropenic fever, sores in her mouth, fatigue, and low neutrophil count. She wishes that her blood count numbers would have been higher so that she could have continued treatment for a longer period.

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This educational activity has been developed by the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation, Inc. and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Acceleron Pharma, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene Corporation, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, and Takeda Oncology.

This website is part of the Animated Patient™ series developed by Mechanisms in Medicine Inc., to provide highly visual formats of learning for patients to improve their understanding, make informed decisions, and partner with their healthcare professionals for optimal outcomes.