Aplastic anemia is a rare but serious blood disorder. People of all ages can develop aplastic anemia. However, it's most common in adolescents, young adults, and the elderly. Men and women are equally likely to have aplastic anemia.
The disorder is two to three times more common in Asian countries.
Your risk of aplastic anemia is higher if you:
For more information, go to "What Causes Aplastic Anemia?"
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