Subacute and Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia

  • R. Zittoun
Part of the Haematology and Blood Transfusion / Hämatologie und Bluttransfusion book series (HAEMATOLOGY, volume 27)


Subacute and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia have been previously described under different names. Recent works have underlined the most common features of these syndromes [3, 8, 10, 16, 28, 29]. Since numerous other papers refer to them, giving additional etiological and biological data, this talk will focus on certain specific topics. I shall try to clarify the problem of evolution and prognosis, to discuss treatment, and to point out what we have learned from this type of leukemia.


Acute Myeloid Leukemia Acute Leukemia Blast Cell Polycythemia Vera Blastic Crisis 
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