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Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia (Leukemia, Megakaryocytic) Summary

Description: An acute myeloid leukemia in which 20-30% of the bone marrow or peripheral blood cells are of megakaryocyte lineage. MYELOFIBROSIS or increased bone marrow RETICULIN is common.

Also Known As: Leukemia, Megakaryocytic; Leukemia, Megakaryoblastic, Acute; Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemias; Acute Megakaryocytic Leukemia; Acute Megakaryocytic Leukemias Show All >>

Networked: 184 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 7 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Cytarabine (Cytosar-U) : 2 outcomes in 9 results : FDA 13 Generic
  2. dasatinib (BMS 354825) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 2
  3. imatinib (Gleevec) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 3
  4. Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor (G-CSF) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  5. Interleukin-3 (Interleukin 3) : 2 studies in 5 results : IBA
  6. Peroxidase (Myeloperoxidase) : 1 study in 12 results : IBA
  7. Factor VIII (Coagulation Factor VIII) : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  8. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6) : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  9. Indicators and Reagents (Reagents) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Glucose (Dextrose) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 175 Generic
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Diseases Related to Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia

  1. Primary Myelofibrosis (Myelosclerosis)
  2. Leukemia
  3. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis)
  4. Philadelphia Chromosome
  5. BCR-ABL Positive Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)
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Key Therapies for Acute Megakaryoblastic Leukemia

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  1. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow) : 3 outcomes in 5 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes in 13 results
  3. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation : 1 outcome in 2 results
  4. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome in 2 results
  5. Splenectomy : 1 study in 1 result
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