Acute erythroleukemia: diagnosis and management.

  title={Acute erythroleukemia: diagnosis and management.},
  author={F{\'a}bio Pires de Souza Santos and Carlos E. Bueso-Ramos and Farhad Ravandi},
  journal={Expert review of hematology},
  volume={3 6},
Acute erythroleukemia is a rare subtype of acute myeloid leukemia that has undergone several changes in classification over the past 30 years. There are two subtypes of acute erythroleukemia: the more common erythroid/myeloid subtype, defined by the presence of increased erythroid cells and myeloid blasts; and the rarer, pure erythroid subtype, characterized by expansion of immature erythroid cells only. The erythroid/myeloid subtype of acute erythroleukemia is closely related to acute myeloid… CONTINUE READING