What is an Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia?

March 07 23:55 2019 Print This Article

It is defined as a disorder in which there is a proliferation of the CFU GM myeloblasts and monoblasts. It is known as the AMmOL and is an acute form of myeloid. It is classified as M4 in the French American British classification. It is also classified under AML but not in the WHO classification.

What are the causes of Acute myelomonocytic leukemia?

It is caused due to the trans location of chromosomes. However, it may progress to myelo dysplastic syndrome.

What is the treatment of Acute myelomonocytic leukemia?

There is no specific treatment for this disorder.

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