Acute Erythroblastic Leukemia

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Acute Erythroblastic Leukemia

Acute erythroblastic leukemia, also known as acute erythroid leukemia, is a rare type of leukemia, or cancer of the blood. The cause of acute erythroblastic leukemia is not yet known but it may be caused by a virus, genetic conditions, exposure to radiation, or exposure to certain chemicals. Some of the symptoms include dizziness, fever, breathing problem, and generalized weakness. It can be diagnosed with blood tests and requires management by a specialist called a hematologist. Research is currently being done to increase survival of people with the disease. Treatment may include medications such as chemotherapy or a bone marrow transplant.

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Scientific Literature

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

[Erythroblastic acute leukemia: report of seven cases].
 

Author(s): Imane Tlam├žani, Salma Benjelloun, Ghita Yahyaoui, Moncef Hassani Amrani

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Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical, morphologic, and cytogenetic characteristics of 26 patients with acute erythroblastic leukemia.
 

Author(s): O I Olopade, M Thangavelu, R A Larson, R Mick, A Kowal-Vern, H R Schumacher, M M Le Beau, J W Vardiman, J D Rowley

Journal: Blood. 1992 Dec;80(11):2873-82.

 

We have performed a retrospective analysis of the clinical, morphologic, and cytogenetic findings in 26 patients diagnosed between January 1969 and September 1991 with acute erythroblastic leukemia de novo (EL or AML-M6). Clonal chromosomal abnormalities were found in 20 (77%) patients ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acute erythroblastic leukemia terminating a very long-lasting (27 years) Hodgkin's disease.
 

Author(s): G Mantovani, G S Del Giacco, F Marongiu, S Tognella, U E Carassi

Journal: Acta Haematol.. 1982 ;67(4):287-8.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Acute Erythroblastic Leukemia" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Phenotypes of blasts in acute erythroblastic and megakaryoblastic leukemia--review.
 

Author(s): J Breton-Gorius

Journal: Keio J Med. 1987 Jan;36(1):23-45.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 17 Apr 2018

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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: 9 Jan 2018

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Donor Umbilical Cord Blood Transplant With or Without Ex-vivo Expanded Cord Blood Progenitor Cells in Treating Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, or Myelodysplastic Syndromes
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia; Acute Erythroid Leukemia; Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Remission; Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia; Acute Myeloid Leukemia Arising From Previous Myelodysplastic Syndrome; Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Remission; Blasts Under 10 Percent of Bone Marrow Nucleated Cells; Blasts Under 5 Percent of Bone Marrow Nucleated Cells; Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, BCR-ABL1 Positive; Mixed Phenotype Acute Leukemia; Myelodysplastic Syndrome; Myelodysplastic Syndrome With Excess Blasts; Pancytopenia; Refractory Anemia; Secondary Acute Myeloid Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2018

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