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Tests & Diagnostics for Leukemia & Lymphoma by Docs Orders Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm Here is a list of some of the common tests and diagnostics for Leukemia & Lymphoma: Bone Marrow Test Platelet Count Of course, these are just some of the common tests and diagnostics for Leukemia & Lymphoma. You can connect with experts and other people who have Leukemia & Lymphomain the Wellsphere communities. If you're interested i ... Read on »
At-home testing kits for heartworm? Feline leukemia? Ehrlichia? Lyme? What’s next? by Dr. Patty Khuly Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted Thu 07 Jan 2010 10:00pm In case you’re in need of an on-the-fly test to ensure your dog or cat is free of disease, all that’s required is an online trip to Amazon, eBay or PetCo and it’s in the bag. Whether you’re worried about heartworm, ehrlichia, lyme, feline leukemia or those pesky intestinal parasites, you’re in for a treat: a simple mail-in kit that makes at-hom ... Read on »
Monitoring Therapy in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia by CancerTeam .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm ANNOUNCER: Treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia begins with bringing blood counts back to normal. BRIAN DRUKER, MD: When a person is diagnosed with CML, they often will have as many as one trillion leukemia cells. Their white count is 5 to 50 times the upper limit of normal. If we can lower their blood counts to normal, we say that that's a com ... Read on »
Researchers discover key mutation in acute myeloid leukemiaNIH-supported discovery may lead to treatment changes; demonstrates by Cancer.gov Posted Tue 09 Nov 2010 9:00pm Researchers discover key mutation in acute myeloid leukemia NIH-supported discovery may lead to treatment changes; demonstrates power of The Cancer Genome Atlas strategy Researchers have discovered mutations in a particular gene that affects the treatment prognosis for some patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), an aggre ... Read on »
Key Mutation in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Found by MedNews Patient Expert Posted Thu 11 Nov 2010 2:55pm Scientists have discovered mutations in a particular gene that affects the treatment prognosis for some patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), an aggressive blood cancer that kills 9,000 Americ ... Read on »
Researchers Discover Key Mutation in Acute Myeloid Leukemia by Medline Plus Posted Thu 11 Nov 2010 6:14pm Researchers have discovered mutations in a particular gene that affects the treatment prognosis for some patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), an aggressive blood cancer that kills 9,000 Americans annually. The scientists report their results in the ... Read on »
Researchers discover key mutation in acute myeloid leukemiaNIH-supported discovery may lead to treatment changes; demonstrates by Cancer.gov Posted Thu 10 Mar 2011 9:59pm Researchers discover key mutation in acute myeloid leukemia NIH-supported discovery may lead to treatment changes; demonstrates power of The Cancer Genome Atlas strategy Researchers have discovered mutations in a particular gene that affects the treatment prognosis for some patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), an aggressive ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: familial acute myeloid leukemia with mutated CEBPA by nih.gov Posted Wed 16 May 2012 4:43pm On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed May 2012 What is familial acute myeloid leukemia with mutated CEBPA? Familial acute myeloid leukemia with mutate ... Read on »
Sparta the “Mean Kitty” diagnosed with FeLV (and a post on living well with feline leukemia) by Dr. Patty Khuly Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted Tue 27 Jan 2009 4:27pm Have you met Sparta? He’s the Sparta-cat of “Mean Kitty” fame. And whatever you may think of the aggressive-play, owner-cat relationship behind this Internet sensation, it’s clear Sparta is well-loved... ...and now he’s been diagnosed FeLV-positive, too.    This post is dedicated to Sparta and his owners, who are doubtless experiencing t ... Read on »
Leukemia Explained by CancerTeam .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm 2 Comments ANNOUNCER: Leukemia, a cancer of white blood cells is diagnosed in about 29,000 adults and 2,000 children each year in the US. NEIL SHAH, MD: Leukemia is really defined as the overproduction of white blood cells; it's a blood disorder caused by, essentially, an abnormality in cells in the bone marrow. What makes it a cancer is that the cells hav ... Read on »