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Can someone tell me the difference between aml and cml?
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Acute / chronic
AML is acute myeloid leukemia which is a very aggressive leukemia that is rapidly progressive and requires intense chemotherapy.
CML is chronic myeloid leukemia and can be treated with a type of medicine called a tyrosine kinase inhibitor.

In brief: Acute / chronic
AML is acute myeloid leukemia which is a very aggressive leukemia that is rapidly progressive and requires intense chemotherapy.
CML is chronic myeloid leukemia and can be treated with a type of medicine called a tyrosine kinase inhibitor.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Acute & chronic
AML is acute leukemia- treated with combination chemotherapies and plus minus bm transplant.
It is a very serious & has to be treated right away.Cml is chronic leukemia.There are 3 phase in cml- chronic , accelerated and blastic phase ( acute leukemia). CML is treated with tageted therapy-oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor. In cml, the response & the rate of remission is very high w/ this therapy.

In brief: Acute & chronic
AML is acute leukemia- treated with combination chemotherapies and plus minus bm transplant.
It is a very serious & has to be treated right away.Cml is chronic leukemia.There are 3 phase in cml- chronic , accelerated and blastic phase ( acute leukemia). CML is treated with tageted therapy-oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor. In cml, the response & the rate of remission is very high w/ this therapy.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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