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Acute promyelocytic leukemia

Acute promyelocytic leukemia: Introduction

Acute promyelocytic leukemia: A rare bone marrow cancer characterized by a lack of mature blood cells and excessive amounts of immature blood cells (promyelocytes). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acute promyelocytic leukemia is available below.

Symptoms of Acute promyelocytic leukemia

Treatments for Acute promyelocytic leukemia

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Acute promyelocytic leukemia: Deaths

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Causes of Acute promyelocytic leukemia

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Acute promyelocytic leukemia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Acute promyelocytic leukemia: Rare Types

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Definitions of Acute promyelocytic leukemia:

Acute promyelocytic leukemia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Acute promyelocytic leukemia, or a subtype of Acute promyelocytic leukemia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Acute promyelocytic leukemia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Acute promyelocytic leukemia Info

More information about Acute promyelocytic leukemia

  1. Acute promyelocytic leukemia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths

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