acute myelocytic leukemia


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Noun1.acute myelocytic leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of granular leukocytesacute myelocytic leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of granular leukocytes; most common in adolescents and young adults
acute leukemia - rapidly 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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A comparative trial of daunorubicin, cytosine arabinoside, and thioguanine, and a combination of the three agents for the treatment of acute myelocytic leukemia. Med Pediatr Oncol 1979; 6: 261-277, doi: 10.1002/mpo.2950060311.
The report provides an in-depth analysis of the major leukemia indications including acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), acute myelocytic leukemia (AML) and chronic myelocytic leukemia (CML).
(13) The rarest form of this type may appear similar to a scatter plot for acute myelocytic leukemia (AML) with minimal maturation.

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