ON THIS PAGE: You will find a list of the common tests, procedures, and scans that doctors can use to find out what’s wrong and identify the cause of the problem. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.
Doctors use many tests to diagnose MDS. Some tests may also determine which treatments may be the most effective. This list describes options for diagnosing MDS, and not all tests listed will be used for every person. Your doctor may consider these factors when choosing a diagnostic test: