Acute Myelocytic Leukemia

Common Name(s)

Acute Myelocytic Leukemia, AML - Acute myeloid leukemia

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4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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MPDSUPPORT.ORG

Since 1994, our MPD-SUPPORT web site and free support email list offers interesting information on chronic myelogenous leukemia, polycythemia vera, essential thrombocythemia, agnogenic myeloid metaplasia, myelodysplasia, and myelofibrosis. Anyone - patient, family member, or health professional, is welcome to join our growing list of subscribers. Our archives are available for you to research information.

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Acute Myelocytic Leukemia" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

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Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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MPDSUPPORT.ORG

Since 1994, our MPD-SUPPORT web site and free support email list offers interesting information on chronic myelogenous leukemia, polycythemia vera, essential thrombocythemia, agnogenic myeloid metaplasia, myelodysplasia, and myelofibrosis. Anyone - patient, family member, or health professional, is welcome to join our growing list of subscribers. Our archives are available for you to research information.

http://www.mpdsupport.org

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Acute Myelocytic Leukemia" returned 47 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor-primed bone marrow: an excellent stem-cell source for transplantation in acute myelocytic leukemia and chronic myelocytic leukemia.
 

Author(s): Yuhang Li, Min Jiang, Chen Xu, Jianlin Chen, Botao Li, Jun Wang, Jiangwei Hu, Hongmei Ning, Hu Chen, Shuiping Chen, Liangding Hu

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2015 Jan;128(1):20-4.

 

Steady-state bone marrow (SS-BM) and granulocyte colony-stimulating growth factor-primed BM/peripheral blood stem-cell (G-BM/G-PBSC) are the main stem-cell sources used in allogeneic hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation. Here, we evaluated the treatment effects of SS-BM and G-BM/G-PBSC ...

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2015

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Refractory hemophagocytic syndrome in a patient with acute myelocytic leukemia.
 

Author(s): Toru Takahashi, Masafumi Matsugama

Journal: Blood. 2013 Apr;121(15):2820.

 

Last Updated: 23 May 2013

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Impact of FLT3 ITD/NPM1 mutation status in adult patients with acute myelocytic leukemia autografted in first remission.
 

Author(s): Norbert-Claude Gorin, Myriam Labopin, Giovanna Meloni, Arnaud Pigneux, Jordi Esteve, Mohty Mohamad,

Journal: Haematologica. 2013 Feb;98(2):e12-4.

 

Last Updated: 1 Feb 2013

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Acute Myelocytic Leukemia" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Importance of immunophenotyping of leukemia myelocytic acute].
 

Author(s): S L Martins, R P Falcão

Journal: Rev Assoc Med Bras. ;46(1):57-62.

 

Last Updated: 14 Aug 2000

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Autologous stem cell transplantation in acute myelocytic leukemia.
 

Author(s): N C Gorin

Journal: Blood. 1998 Aug;92(4):1073-90.

 

Last Updated: 10 Sep 1998

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Recombinant Human Thrombopoietin (rhTPO) in Management of Chemotherapy-induced Thrombocytopenia in Acute Myelocytic Leukemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Antineoplastic Adverse Reaction; Thrombocytopenia; Acute Myelocytic Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2014

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Lenalidomide in Combination With Microtransplantation as Post-remission Therapy in AML
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML); Acute Myelocytic Leukemia; Acute Myelogenous Leukemia; Acute Granulocytic Leukemia; Acute Non-Lymphocytic Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 11 Feb 2015

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Decitabine and Selinexor in Treating Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Secondary Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Untreated Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2015

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