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Table 3 Age distribution of various causes of pancytopenia

From: An etiological reappraisal of pancytopenia - largest series reported to date from a single tertiary care teaching hospital

Causes
Age group (in years) Hypersplenism Infections Myelosuppressants Megaloblastosis HA/AA Leukemia Lymphoma PCD MDS Miscellaneous Total
Below 1 year - 3 - - - - - - - - 3
1 – 10 1 3 5 - 3 3 - - - - 15
11 – 20 6 3 2 4 3 1 - - - - 19
21 – 30 15 22 3 6 - 1 - - - 6 53
31 – 40 20 18 2 11 3 - - - - 2 56
41 – 50 12 6 6 6 1 2 - - - 1 34
51 – 60 11 3 12 2 - - 2 2 1 11 34
61 - 70 6 5 8 2 1 - - - - 2 24
71 – 80 1 1 4 1 1 - - - - - 8
81 - 90 1 - - 1 - - - - - 1 3
91 - 100 - - - - - - - - - 1 1
Total 73 64 42 33 12 7 2 2 1 14 250