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Acute Myeloid Leukemia

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

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Epidemiology and Etiology

AML is the most common type of acute leukemia in adults. Median age at presentation is around 65 years. Risk factors are similar to those of MDS. Antecedent MDS increases the risk of AML.

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Citation

Williams, Dominique, et al., editors. "Acute Myeloid Leukemia." Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics, 35th ed., Wolters Kluwer Health, 2016. Washington Manual, www.unboundmedicine.com/washingtonmanual/view/Washington-Manual-of-Medical-Therapeutics/602346/all/Acute_Myeloid_Leukemia.
Acute Myeloid 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/602346/all/Acute_Myeloid_Leukemia. Accessed July 15, 2019.
Acute Myeloid 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/602346/all/Acute_Myeloid_Leukemia
Acute Myeloid 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 15]. Available from: https://www.unboundmedicine.com/washingtonmanual/view/Washington-Manual-of-Medical-Therapeutics/602346/all/Acute_Myeloid_Leukemia.
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