myeloblastic leukemia

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Noun1.myeloblastic leukemia - a malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; characterized by numerous myeloblasts in the blood stream
cancer of the blood, leucaemia, leukaemia, leukemia - malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; characterized by abnormal proliferation of leukocytes; one of the four major types of cancer
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Successful use of short-course high-dose methylprednisolone in a child with acute myeloblastic leukemia (FAB M2) and myeloid tumor.
22%) preponderance whereas Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia showed female (63.
3 In acute myeloblastic leukemia, an elevated lymphocyte count detected by a hematology analyzer is often the first indication that a patient may have a disease affecting the blood.
Use of surface marker analysis to predict outcome of adult acute myeloblastic leukemia.
Results published in the November 2004 issue of Public Health Records suggested a link between breast-feeding and a lower risk of both acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), the most common childhood cancer, and acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML).
Cytologic characterization and significance of normal karyotypes in t(8;21) acute myeloblastic leukemia.

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