Richard A. Larson, Author at Cancer Therapy Advisor

Richard A. Larson

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Chronic myeloid leukemia

Chronic myeloid leukemia What every physician needs to know: Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a malignant disease arising from a primitive hematopoietic stem cell in the bone marrow that involves all three myeloid lineages: granulocytes, erythroid cells, and megakaryocytes. Patients typically present with an elevated white blood cell count consisting primarily of mature neutrophils, although…

Chronic myelogenous leukemia

Chronic myeloid leukemia What every physician needs to know: Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a malignant disease arising from a primitive hematopoietic stem cell in the bone marrow that involves all three myeloid lineages: granulocytes, erythroid cells, and megakaryocytes. Patients typically present with an elevated white blood cell count consisting primarily of mature neutrophils, although…

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