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Myelogenous leukemia

Myelogenous leukemia: Introduction

Myelogenous leukemia: A condition which is characterized proliferation of myeloid tissue and the abnormal increase in granulocytes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Myelogenous leukemia is available below.

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
  • Chemotherapy
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Myelogenous leukemia

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Myelogenous leukemia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Myelogenous leukemia

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