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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GMPs are also a sort of elite cells for cancer, as animals in which C/EBPa is removed become resistant to the development of acute myeloblastic leukemia since their myeloblasts are unable to respond to oncogenes required for tumor formation.
Acute leukemias were classified according to the French-American-British (FAB) classification as follows: acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML), and acute mixed leukemia.
The forms of myeloproliferative diseases previously described in horses include myeloblastic leukemia, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, chronic granulocytic leukemia, acute myelomonocytic leukemia, acute monocytic leukemia and eosinophilic leukemia (TAINTOR, 2012) and, more recently, acute erythroid leukemia (FORBES et al.
Acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML) is a highly aggressive proliferation of the immature myeloid precursor cells, whose optimal management depends upon timely administration of chemotherapy regimens and allogeneic stem cell transplantation availability.
Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia are more common 9(81.
Acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML) is a disease characterized by neoplastic transformation and differentiation disorders of progenitor cells of myeloid series.
The three patients who had VRE bacteremia episodes were a 4-month old girl who had perinatal human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, a 6-year old boy who had been under intensive chemotherapy for acute myeloblastic leukemia, and a 7-year old girl under acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
A month later, however, he was diagnosed with acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML), a cancer affecting the blood and bone marrow.
Acute myeloblastic leukemia was diagnosed in a 51-year-old man in Germany in September 2012.
Acute myeloblastic leukemia (M0) with an unusual chromosomal abnormality: translocation (1;14)(p13;q32).
Francusko-americko-britanska klasifikacija M0 Acute myeloblastic leukemia, minimally differentiated M1 Acute myeloblastic leukemia without maturation M2 Acute myeloblastic leukemia with maturation M3 Acute promyelocytic leukemia M4 Acute myelomonocytic leukemia M4eos Acute myelomonocytic leukemia with eosinophilia M5 Acute monocytic leukemia M6 Acute erythroid leukemia M7 Acute megakaryoblastic leukemia Table 2.
Late effects of allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for children with acute myeloblastic leukemia in first complete remission: the impact of conditioning regimen without total-body irradiation--a report from the Societe Francaise de Greffe de Moelle.