March 30, 2015

Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML)


AML is a malignant disorder involving white cells which results in the excessive accumulation of myeloid blast cells in both the marrow and the bloodstream. AML occurs in all ages and is the more common acute leukemia in adults. AML affects a different type of white cell than those affected by ALL.

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