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Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia is a topic covered in the Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics.

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Epidemiology and Etiology

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common childhood leukemia. The median age at presentation is 35 years with a bimodal distribution including one peak at 4–5 years and a second gradual increase after the age of 50. Advanced age is a poor prognostic factor.

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Williams, Dominique, et al., editors. "Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia." Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics, 35th ed., Wolters Kluwer Health, 2016. Washington Manual, www.unboundmedicine.com/washingtonmanual/view/Washington-Manual-of-Medical-Therapeutics/602111/all/Acute_Lymphoblastic_Leukemia.
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. In: Williams D, Ramgopal R, Gdowski M, et al, eds. Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics. 35th ed. Wolters Kluwer Health; 2016. https://www.unboundmedicine.com/washingtonmanual/view/Washington-Manual-of-Medical-Therapeutics/602111/all/Acute_Lymphoblastic_Leukemia. Accessed July 17, 2019.
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. (2016). In Williams, D., Ramgopal, R., Gdowski, M., Dretler, A., & Bhat, P. (Eds.), Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics. Available from https://www.unboundmedicine.com/washingtonmanual/view/Washington-Manual-of-Medical-Therapeutics/602111/all/Acute_Lymphoblastic_Leukemia
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia [Internet]. In: Williams D, Ramgopal R, Gdowski M, Dretler A, Bhat P, editors. Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics. Wolters Kluwer Health; 2016. [cited 2019 July 17]. Available from: https://www.unboundmedicine.com/washingtonmanual/view/Washington-Manual-of-Medical-Therapeutics/602111/all/Acute_Lymphoblastic_Leukemia.
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