chronic myelocytic leukemia

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Noun1.chronic myelocytic leukemia - chronic leukemia characterized by granular leukocytes; more common in older people
chronic leukemia - slowly progressing leukemia
granulocytic leukemia, myelocytic leukemia - a malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; marked by proliferation of myelocytes and their presence in the blood
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Early molekular response predicts outcomes in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase treated with frontline nilotinib or imatinib.
A 12-year-old male with a history of chronic myeloid leukemia presented to our dermatology clinic with new-onset hypopigmented patches that are slowly progressive and of varying sizes of six months' duration on his upper limbs, upper chest, and both knees (Figure 1).
Aziz, "Pregnancy outcomes in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia treated with imatinib mesylate: short report from a developing country," Leukemia & Lymphoma, vol.
Goldin, "No familial aggregation in chronic myeloid leukemia," Blood, vol.
The frequency of various malignant hematological disorders were; Acute Myeloid Leukemia 13(33.34%), Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia 12(30.77%), Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 7 (17.98%), Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia 3 (7.69) and Multiple Myeloma 4(10.26%) (Table 4).
Conclusion: In this study among CMPN Chronic Myeloid Leukemia is commonest of all and Essential Thrombocythemia was found to be least common.
However, secondary acute lymphoid leukemia or chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is rarely reported.[sup][1] Here, we present a patient with P190[sup]BCR-ABL-positive CML following S-1 plus oxaliplatin therapy for gastric adenocarcinoma.
Nilotinib is a second-generation Bcr-Abl tyrosine kinase inhibitor used for the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia (CML).
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is also known as chronic myelogenous leukemia or chronic granulocytic leukemia.
The patient was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) in chronic phase and was transitioned to imatinib 400 mg daily during his admission.

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