Anthony Mato, Author at Gastroenterology Advisor

Anthony Mato

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Acute leukemic blast crisis, Hyperleukocytosis, Leukostasis

Leukostasis Synonyms Hyperleukocytosis Leukemic blast crisis Related Conditions Acute myelogenous leukemia Acute lymphoblastic leukemia Chronic myelogenous leukemia Chronic lymphocytic leukemia 1. Description of the problem What every clinician needs to know Patients with both acute (AML, ALL) and chronic leukemias (CML, CLL) frequently present with hyperleukocytosis. This is a laboratory definition to describe a marked…

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