acute lymphoblastic leukemia

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Synonyms for acute lymphoblastic leukemia

acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood

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Preliminary results of a pharmacokinetic study of intravenous asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi following allergy to E coli-derived asparaginase in children, adolescents, and young adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia or lymphoblastic lymphoma.
Acute pancreatitis in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with L-asparaginase] Pol Tyg Lek 1994;49:296-297.
Survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia and malignant brain tumors are at risk of delayed cognitive defects from previous treatment directed at their central nervous systems.
Micromet (Nasdaq: MITI) announced today that it has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to expand development of the Company's lead product candidate blinatumomab in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and various sub-types of lymphoma.
30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, forecasts the launch of new agents positioned for the treatment of both acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and acute myeloid leukemia (AML) through 2018.
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common childhood cancer (with 2,400 cases diagnosed each year in those under age 20) and the second most common cause of mortality in children aged 1-14.
Half of the children had already been diagnosed with the disease, primarily acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
The roller hockey-playing tomboy from Saugus has hardly shed a tear during treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia, diagnosed in May.
EUSA Pharma, a transatlantic specialty pharmaceutical company focused on oncology, oncology supportive care and critical care, today announced that it has acquired the exclusive worldwide development and commercialization rights to ASPAREC[R] for the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) from Alize Pharma.
There are very few reports in the English literature regarding cases with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) who developed acute tumor lysis syndrome (ATLS) after a single dose of steroid at the beginning of the chemotherapy [1-6].
Robison of the University of Minnesota report that parents' chemical exposures may be associated with distinct ras mutations in their children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).
Thompson of the Cancer Foundation of Western Australia in West Perth and her colleagues followed 83 children under the age of 15 who had acute lymphoblastic leukemia, and twice the number without the disease.
Matthew Latta was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia last October; since then, community members have rallied to raise money to help his parents, Tom and Linda Latta, to meet unexpected expenses.
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