Disease Information for Leukemia, megakaryocytic

Ads
Clinical Manifestations
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Fever and High Sed Rate
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Pancytopenia with Hypercellular Marrow
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Diagnostic Blood Smear
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Hemoglobin (Lab)
Platelet count (Lab)
Sed Rate/ESR/Sedimentation rate (Lab)
Uric acid, serum (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
Bone Marrow/Abnormal
Bone marrow/Blasts increased
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Anemia
Bone Marrow Fibrosis
Hyperuricemia
Myelofibrosis
Myelofibrosis secondary
Myeloproliferative disorder
Thrombocytosis
Thrombocytosis in Children
Thrombocytosis in Elderly
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Hematologic (category)
CLASS/Marrow involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Platelet disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Megakaryopoetic suppression
Process
PROCESS/Neoplastic (category)
PROCESS/Blood dyscrasia/leukemic process (ex)
PROCESS/FAB AML subtype M0-M7 (ex)
PROCESS/Leukemia process (ex).
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Chemotherapy(cancer)
Other Treatments
TX/Platelet-pheresis.
Definition

Nonlymphocytic leukemia in which 20-30% of the bone marrow or peripheral blood cells are of megakaryocyte lineage. Myelofibrosis or increased bone marrow reticulin is common.

(Edit)

External Links Related to Leukemia, megakaryocytic
Google
Wikipedia
Merck
Images
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
Ads