Acute myeloid leukemia - SlideShare

Jan 22, 2017 · Acute myeloid leukemia 1. What is AML? Clonal expansion of myeloid precursor cells with reduced capacity to differentiate (maturation arrest). Characterized by accumulation of abnormal blast cells in the marrow & impaired production of normal blood cells.…

Acute Myeloid Leukemia - SlideShare

Nov 10, 2009 · Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Acute Complications Brad Clifford 10/29/08 and 10/31/08 Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the use of cookies on this website.…

Acute lymphocytic leukemia Leukemia Types CTCA

Acute lymphocytic leukemia. Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), also called acute lymphoblastic leukemia and acute lymphoid leukemia, is a blood cancer that results when abnormal white blood cells (leukemia cells) accumulate in the bone marrow.. ALL progresses rapidly, replacing healthy cells that produce functional lymphocytes with leukemia cells that can't mature properly.…

UNDERSTANDING AML - Jazz Pharmaceuticals

ACUTE MYELOID LEUKEMIA JUNE 30, 2017 UNDERSTANDING AML Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a blood cancer that begins in the bone marrow, which produces most of the body’s new blood stem cells.1 There, the stem cells develop into myeloid or lymphoid cells.1 Normally, myeloid stem cells mature into white blood cells (that fight infection) and lymphoid stem cells into red blood cells (that carry ...…