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 55 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Unilateral macular choroidal neovascularization-a rare manifestation in acute myelocytic leukemia: Case report.
 

Author(s): Xiaochun Yang, Jianbiao Xu, Jianhui Yang, Yikun Zhou, Yan Mei, Tonghua Yang, Yangmo Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Apr;97(16):e0344.

 

Characteristic signs of leukemic retinopathy include bilateral intra-retinal hemorrhage, white-centred hemorrhage, macular hemorrhage and cotton-wool spots. Capillary closure, retinal microaneurysms and neovascularization following massive fundus hemorrhage could be involved in few ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Autologous stem cell transplantation for adult acute myelocytic leukemia in first remission-Better outcomes after busulfan and melphalan compared with busulfan and cyclophosphamide: A retrospective study from the Acute Leukemia Working Party of the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT).
 

Author(s): Norbert-Claude Gorin, Myriam Labopin, Tomasz Czerw, Thomas Pabst, Didier Blaise, Pierre-Yves Dumas, Damir Nemet, William Arcese, Silvia Maria Trisolini, Depei Wu, Anne Huynh, Tsila Zuckerman, Ellen Meijer, Seckin Cagirgan, Jan Cornelissen, Mohamed Houhou, Emmanuelle Polge, Mohamad Mohty, Arnon Nagler

Journal: Cancer. 2017 Mar;123(5):824-831.

 

Autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT) for adult acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) is a valid therapeutic option for patients with good-risk and intermediate-risk disease. The authors used the registry of the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation to compare combined ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Dysregulated module approach identifies disrupted genes and pathways associated with acute myelocytic leukemia.
 

Author(s): Y Fang, L-N Xie, X-M Liu, Z Yu, F-S Kong, N-X Song, F Zhou

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2015 Dec;19(24):4811-26.

 

To identify disrupted genes and pathways involved in acute myelocytic leukemia (AML) by systematically tracking the dysregulated modules across normal and AML conditions.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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 (1992). ;46(1):57-62.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Incidence of Neutropenic Enterocolitis Study in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients During Intensive Therapy
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Myeloid Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2018

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Interleukin-21 (IL-21)- Expanded Natural Killer Cells for Induction of Acute Myeloid Leukemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Myeloid Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2017

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Last Updated: 18 May 2018

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