Improved outcome of pediatric patients with acute megakaryoblastic leukemia
in the AML-BFM 04 trial.
MATERIAL AND METHOD: All acute megakaryoblastic leukemias
diagnosed in the department of pathology, Gandhi medical college Bhopal, in the period of 2003-2012., were included in the study.
Fetal origin of the GATA1 mutation in identical twins with transient myeloproliferative disorder and acute megakaryoblastic leukemia
accompanying Down syndrome.
(2, 3) In addition, there have been rare reports of comparisons of acute megakaryoblastic leukemia
and CML with trisomy 19 presenting with blast crisis.
Acute megakaryoblastic leukemia
can be more difficult to distinguish from pure erythroid leukemia.
(5) Occasionally, however, TMD has preceded acute megakaryoblastic leukemia
(AML-M7) after a period of remission lasting several months to years.