Behind the Mystery: Understanding Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm
September 4, 2019
Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments
Behind the Mystery takes a closer look at Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm, a rare disease that is often misdiagnosed and affects at least 500 to 1,000 patients each year in the U.S.
Historically, the median survival from the time of diagnosis is anywhere from 8 to 14 months, and without treatment, BPDCN is oftentimes fatal.
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