myelocytic leukemia


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Noun1.myelocytic leukemia - a malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; marked by proliferation of myelocytes and their presence in the blood
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
acute myelocytic leukemia, acute myeloid leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of granular leukocytes; most common in adolescents and young adults
chronic myelocytic leukemia, myeloid leukemia - chronic leukemia characterized by granular leukocytes; more common in older people
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"Treatment of Acute Myelocytic Leukemia: A Study by Cancer and Leukemia Group B." Blood 58 (6): 1203-12.
However, after dropping out of FCT maintenance visits, he returned with a very unusual disease for his age, acute myelocytic leukemia, that normally strikes young children.
Students Salsabel Sami Elshami and Nada Mehdhar Nasser along with their peers from HMC studied the role of micro RNA and long von coding RNA in Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia (CML) for the first time.
There were 6 cases of chronic myelocytic leukemia (CML), 6 cases of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), 4 cases of MM, 5 cases of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) and five (5) cases of Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL).
Dasatinib, a second generated tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI), is widely used as a first-line therapy for chronic myelocytic leukemia (CML).
Identical outcome after autologous or allogeneic genoidentical hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation in first remission of acute myelocytic leukemia carrying inversion 16 or t(8;21): A retrospective study from the European Cooperative Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia (CML, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia) Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2016" provides an overview of Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia (CML, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia) clinical trials scenario.
This continued partnerships is intended to help Theradex lead the company in starting its Phase 1/2 clinical for the treatment of Acute Myelocytic Leukemia and Myelodysplastic Syndrome in the United States.
[USPRwire, Fri Jan 29 2016] Global Markets Direct's, '', provides an overview of the Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia (CML, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia)'s therapeutic pipeline.
New Delhi, India, July 15, 2015 --(PR.com)-- DelveInsight, the leading market research and consulting company has added new report, "Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia (CML, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia)-API Insights, 2015" to its portfolio.
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.
These compounds have application in treatment of numerous diseases like chronic myelocytic leukemia [8].