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Leukemia, mast-cell

Leukemia, mast-cell: Introduction

Leukemia, mast-cell: A very aggressive form of leukemia - a subtype of acute myeloid leukemia. The cancer can in rare cases develop from chronic myeloid leukemia or systemic mastocytosis but generally develops on its own. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Leukemia, mast-cell is available below.

Symptoms of Leukemia, mast-cell

Treatments for Leukemia, mast-cell

  • Treatment options may include: chemotherapy (cytosine arabinosides), Immunotherapy (antihuman IgE), surgical removal of spleen, stem cell transplant and bone marrow transplant
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Leukemia, mast-cell: Complications

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Causes of Leukemia, mast-cell

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Leukemia, mast-cell: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Leukemia, mast-cell: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Leukemia, mast-cell

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Leukemia, mast-cell: Rare Types

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Leukemia, mast-cell: Animations

Prognosis for Leukemia, mast-cell

Prognosis for Leukemia, mast-cell: This is a very aggressive type of cancer that usually carries a poor prognosis. Death usually occurs within a year of diagnosis.

Research about Leukemia, mast-cell

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Clinical Trials for Leukemia, mast-cell

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


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