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Acute myeloid leukemia

Orpha number ORPHA519
Synonym(s) AML
Acute myelogenous leukemia
Acute non-lymphoblastic leukemia
Prevalence 1-9 / 100 000
Inheritance -
Age of onset Variable
ICD-10
  • C92.0
OMIM
UMLS
  • C0023467
  • C1879321
MeSH
  • D015470
MedDRA
  • 10000880
SNOMED CT
  • 103691009
  • 17788007
  • 359648001
  • 413443009
  • 91861009

Summary

Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is characterized by clonal expansion of myeloid blasts in the peripheral blood and bone marrow. AML manifests by fever, pallor, anemia, hemorrhages and recurrent infections.


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Detailed information

Review article
  • EN (2008)
Clinical practice guidelines
  • DE (2013)
  • FR (2011)
Article for general public
  • IT (2008)
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