Characteristics and Survival Outcome Analysis of Extramedullary Involvement in Adult Patients With t(8;21) Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

@article{Park2017CharacteristicsAS,
  title={Characteristics and Survival Outcome Analysis of Extramedullary Involvement in Adult Patients With t(8;21) Acute Myeloid Leukemia.},
  author={Sung-soo Park and Jae-Ho Yoon and Hee-Je Kim and Young-Woo Jeon and Sung-Eun Lee and B Cho and Ki-Seong Eom and Yoo-Jin Kim and Seok Jong Lee and Chang-Ki Min and Seok-Goo Cho and Dong Wook Kim and Jong-Wook Lee and W S Min},
  journal={Clinical lymphoma, myeloma & leukemia},
  year={2017},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={38-45.e2}
}
BACKGROUND Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) with t(8;21)(q22;q22) is classified into a favorable-risk group. Extramedullary (EM) involvement has frequently been reported in this subgroup as resulting in a poor prognosis. However, characteristics or standard treatments of t(8;21) AML with EM involvement (EM-positive t(8;21)) have not yet been elucidated… CONTINUE READING