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Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia

Disease definition

Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia (CDA) is a heterogenous group of hematological disorders of late erythropoiesis and red cell abnormalities that lead to anemia. Five types of CDA are defined: CDA I, CDA II, CDA III, CDA IV and thrombocytopenia with CDA (see these terms).


Classification level: Group of disorders
  • Synonym(s):
    • CDA
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive or X-linked recessive 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: D64.4
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0002876
  • MeSH: D000742
  • GARD: 1999
  • MedDRA: -

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