lymphocytic leukemia


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lymphocytic leukemia

[¦lim·fə¦sid·ik lü′kē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
A type of leukemia in which lymphocytic cells predominate.
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- British-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca has presented detailed results from the interim analysis of the Phase III ASCEND trial at the European Hematology Association Annual Congress in Amsterdam, showing Calquence (acalabrutinib) significantly prolonged the time patients lived without disease progression in relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia, the company said.
Key Molecular Drivers of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk 2016; 16: 593-606.
Acute lymphocytic leukemia is a form of cancer that affects the blood and bone marrow.
[USA], Aug 10 ( ANI ): Patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) have a sizable 600 percent higher risk of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, a Wilmot Cancer Institute scientific team made this discovery.
Moreover, it would be tempting to examine the combinatorial value of all these previously suggested prognostic biomarkers besides miR-155-5p expression in a large multicenter study, in order to generate a prognostic score in CLL, like the one that has recently been proposed by the German Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Study Group [64].
Conclusion: Acute Myeloid Leukemia was the most common malignant hematological disorder followed by Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia. AML was most common cause of pancytopenia in our patients among the malignant hematological disorders.
Pipeline Products for Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) - Overview 9
Monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis and chronic lymphocytic leukemia. N Engl J Med 2008; 359: 575-583, doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa075290.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is the most common form of adult leukemia in the western hemisphere.
Background: The established clinical staging systems (Rai/Binet) of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) cannot accurately predict the appropriate treatment of patients in the earlier stages.
Keywords: Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, familial form, monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis

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