acute myeloid leukemia

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Noun1.acute myeloid leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of granular leukocytesacute myeloid 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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Acute myeloid leukemia is characterized by an overproduction of immature white blood cells that fail to mature properly.
This poster will report the study design of the FIH clinical trial DIAMOND-01 of SEL24/MEN1703, a molecule in-licensed from Selvita, in patients with newly diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Relapsed Acute Myeloid Leukemia, and Primary Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia and no available therapeutic options (NCT03008187).
SEL120 has received support from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Therapy Acceleration Programme and is in clinical development for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia or HR-MDS as initial indications.
Acute myeloid leukemia with mutated nucleophosmin (NPM1): Is it a distinct entity?
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is the most common acute leukemia condition in the adult population, which has a complex biology and significant heterogeneity.
"In acute myeloid leukemia, we've gotten pretty good at killing the bulk of cancer cells, but some are uniquely equipped to resist these therapies, and these stem cells often survive to restart the condition later.
Granulocytic sarcoma is an uncommon presenting manifestation of acute myeloid leukemia. In our experience, we have observed granulocytic sarcomas in unusual locations like orbit (1), mediastinum (2), intracardiac (3), and cervico-dorsal spine (4) causing Horner's syndrome acute myeloid leukemia presenting as uterine granulocytic sarcoma is extremely rare.
In acute myeloid leukemia and acute lymphoblastic leukemia, trisomy 21 was most common karyotype occurring in 29% and 60% of patients, respectively (Table 3).
A local study reported that acute myeloid leukemia is the most common hematological malignancy in their study.1
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a malignant, clonal disease of a hematopoietic stem/progenitor cell, characterized by accumulation of acquired somatic genetic and epigenetic alterations [1].

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