Myelogenous leukemia: Introduction
Myelogenous leukemia: A condition which is characterized proliferation of myeloid tissue and the abnormal increase in granulocytes.
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causes, and treatments of Myelogenous leukemia is available below.
Symptoms of Myelogenous leukemia
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symptoms of Myelogenous leukemia
Treatments for Myelogenous leukemia
- Treatment dependant on patients age and condition at time of diagnosis as older patients and those in poor health may not tolerate chemotherapy well
- Patients under 60 are generally offered intensive treatment
- Patients older than sixty may be offered low intensity chemotherapy or supportive care which focuses on keeping the patient as comfortable as possible
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Myelogenous leukemia?
Myelogenous leukemia: Complications
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Causes of Myelogenous leukemia
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Disease Topics Related To Myelogenous leukemia
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Myelogenous leukemia: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Myelogenous leukemia
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild...read more »
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often...read more »
Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis,
when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection,
such as a common cold....read more »
Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been
immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears
off after about 15 years.
Thus,...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
See ...read more »
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Myelogenous leukemia: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Myelogenous leukemia
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Myelogenous leukemia: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Myelogenous leukemia
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Myelogenous leukemia: Broader Related Topics
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