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Chronic myeloid leukemia

Disease definition

Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) is the most common myeloproliferative disorder accounting for 15-20% of all leukaemia cases.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • CML
    • Chronic granulocytic leukemia
    • Chronic myelogenous leukemia
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult, Infancy, Childhood, Adolescent
  • ICD-10: C92.1
  • OMIM: 608232
  • UMLS: C0023473
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 6105
  • MedDRA: 10009013

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