Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), also known as acute myeloid leukemia, is a cancer of the myeloid line of blood cells. The median age of patients with AML is 70; it is rare among children. Myeloid leukemias are characterized as "acute" or "chronic" based on how quickly they progress if not treated. Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) is often without symptoms and can remain dormant for years before transforming into a blast crisis, which is markedly similar to AML. Pathophysiology Speci ...
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... Over the past several decades, doctors have made good progress in treating people with acute myelogenous leukemia, and research continues. But that doesn''t necessarily make the diagnosis any less sca...
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