acute myelocytic leukemia

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Synonyms for acute myelocytic leukemia

acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of granular leukocytes

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(11.) Cavdar AO, Babacan E, Gozdasoglu S, Yavuz G, Unal E, Pamir A: T-lymphocyte sub-populations in orbito-ocular granulocytic sarcoma (00G5) and acute myelocytic leukemia (AML): A preliminary study.
No significant difference was found in the mean live/apoptotic cell count of responders and nonresponders of acute myelocytic leukemia (AML) patients.
Keywords: 4-HPR, Acute myelocytic leukemia, Apoptosis, Cell differentiation, Flow cytometry
Sixteen children have been diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia and one with acute myelocytic leukemia. Because known risk factors such as ionizing radiation and prenatal exposure to volatile organic compounds do not explain most acute lymphocytic leukemia cases, researchers suspect other environmental exposures in Fallon.
Immunophenotyping of bone marrow (BM) specimens is useful in establishing a diagnosis of acute myelocytic leukemia (AML) and important in predicting its prognosis.
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