Which classification system is used by the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) diagnostic guidelines for myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)?

Updated: Jul 24, 2018
  • Author: Emmanuel C Besa, MD; Chief Editor: Koyamangalath Krishnan, MD, FRCP, FACP  more...
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The NCCN utilizes the WHO classification system for diagnosis and distinguishes subtypes on the basis of blood and bone marrow findings. [24, 38]

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