Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia

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Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia" returned 65 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mutations in RIT1 cause Noonan syndrome with possible juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia but are not involved in acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
 

Author(s): Hélène Cavé, Aurélie Caye, Nehla Ghedira, Yline Capri, Nathalie Pouvreau, Natacha Fillot, Aurélien Trimouille, Cédric Vignal, Odile Fenneteau, Yves Alembik, Jean-Luc Alessandri, Patricia Blanchet, Odile Boute, Patrice Bouvagnet, Albert David, Anne Dieux Coeslier, Bérénice Doray, Olivier Dulac, Valérie Drouin-Garraud, Marion Gérard, Delphine Héron, Bertrand Isidor, Didier Lacombe, Stanislas Lyonnet, Laurence Perrin, Marlène Rio, Joëlle Roume, Sylvie Sauvion, Annick Toutain, Catherine Vincent-Delorme, Marjorie Willems, Clarisse Baumann, Alain Verloes

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2016 Aug;24(8):1124-31.

 

Noonan syndrome is a heterogeneous autosomal dominant disorder caused by mutations in at least eight genes involved in the RAS/MAPK signaling pathway. Recently, RIT1 (Ras-like without CAAX 1) has been shown to be involved in the pathogenesis of some patients. We report a series of ...

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2016

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[Acute myelomonocytic leukemia eosinophilic revealed by acute pancreatitis].
 

Author(s): Aziz Touaoussa, Khalid Elhmadi, Hind El Youssi, Hichameddou Moncef, Moncef Amrani Hassani

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Last Updated: 19 Jun 2015

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Biological Activities of RUNX1 Mutants Predict Secondary Acute Leukemia Transformation from Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes.
 

Author(s): Shu-Chun Tsai, Lee-Yung Shih, Sung-Tzu Liang, Ying-Jung Huang, Ming-Chung Kuo, Chein-Fuang Huang, Yu-Shu Shih, Tung-Huei Lin, Ming-Chun Chiu, Der-Cherng Liang

Journal: Clin. Cancer Res.. 2015 Aug;21(15):3541-51.

 

Transcription factor RUNX1 is essential for normal hematopoiesis. High mutation frequencies of RUNX1 gene in chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML) and myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) have been described, whereas the biologic significances of the mutations were not investigated. Here, ...

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2015

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

Advances in the genetics of high-risk childhood B-progenitor acute lymphoblastic leukemia and juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia: implications for therapy.
 

Author(s): Mignon L Loh, Charles G Mullighan

Journal: Clin. Cancer Res.. 2012 May;18(10):2754-67.

 

Hematologic malignancies of childhood comprise the most common childhood cancers. These neoplasms derive from the pathologic clonal expansion of an abnormal cancer-initiating cell and span a diverse spectrum of phenotypes, including acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), acute myeloid ...

Last Updated: 16 May 2012

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Gingival hyperplasia complicating acute myelomonocytic leukemia.
 

Author(s): C L Cooper, R Loewen, T Shore

Journal: J Can Dent Assoc. 2000 Feb;66(2):78-9.

 

Many systemic illnesses manifest clinical signs in the oral cavity. A remarkable case of gingival hyperplasia heralding the presence of acute myelomonocytic leukemia (AML FAB-M4) is described. The oral manifestations of acute leukemia are reviewed.

Last Updated: 7 Apr 2000

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Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With High Risk Acute Myeloid Leukemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia (M7); Adult Acute Monoblastic Leukemia (M5a); Adult Acute Monocytic Leukemia (M5b); Adult Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia With Maturation (M2); Adult Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Without Maturation (M1); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Remission; Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With 11q23 (MLL) Abnormalities; Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Del(5q); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Inv(16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(16;16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(8;21)(q22;q22); Adult Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (M4); Adult Erythroleukemia (M6a); Adult Pure Erythroid Leukemia (M6b); Childhood Acute Erythroleukemia (M6); Childhood Acute Megakaryocytic Leukemia (M7); Childhood Acute Monoblastic Leukemia (M5a); Childhood Acute Monocytic Leukemia (M5b); Childhood Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia With Maturation (M2); Childhood Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Without Maturation (M1); Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Remission; Childhood Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (M4); Recurrent Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Recurrent Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Secondary Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Untreated Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Untreated Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Other Myeloid Malignancies

 

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2017

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Eltrombopag Olamine in Improving Platelet Recovery in Older Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia Undergoing Chemotherapy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Multilineage Dysplasia Following Myelodysplastic Syndrome; Adult Acute Basophilic Leukemia; Adult Acute Eosinophilic Leukemia; Adult Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia (M7); Adult Acute Minimally Differentiated Myeloid Leukemia (M0); Adult Acute Monoblastic Leukemia (M5a); Adult Acute Monocytic Leukemia (M5b); Adult Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia With Maturation (M2); Adult Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Without Maturation (M1); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Remission; Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With 11q23 (MLL) Abnormalities; Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Del(5q); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Inv(16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(16;16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(8;21)(q22;q22); Adult Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (M4); Adult Erythroleukemia (M6a); Adult Pure Erythroid Leukemia (M6b); Secondary Acute Myeloid Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 26 Jul 2017

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Lenalidomide and Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia (M7); Adult Acute Minimally Differentiated Myeloid Leukemia (M0); Adult Acute Monoblastic Leukemia (M5a); Adult Acute Monocytic Leukemia (M5b); Adult Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia With Maturation (M2); Adult Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Without Maturation (M1); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With 11q23 (MLL) Abnormalities; Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Del(5q); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Inv(16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(16;16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(8;21)(q22;q22); Adult Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (M4); Adult Erythroleukemia (M6a); Adult Pure Erythroid Leukemia (M6b); Recurrent Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 12 Jun 2017

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