Acute myeloid leukemia AML is a cancer of the myeloid line of blood cells , characterized by the rapid growth of abnormal cells that build up in the bone marrow and blood and interfere with normal blood cells.
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Post-remission therapy: Some people with AML may experience swelling of the gums because of infiltration of leukemic cells into the gum tissue. International Journal of Hematology.
Leukemia - Acute Myeloid - AML: Statistics
Lumbar puncture: This phase is also called remission continuation therapy. After the patient completes chemotherapy, the stored stem cells are thawed and given back to the patient through an infusion.