Clinical and cytogenetic correlations of abnormal megakaryocytopoiesis in patients with acute leukemia and chronic myelogenous leukemia in blast crisis.

@article{Lee1990ClinicalAC,
  title={Clinical and cytogenetic correlations of abnormal megakaryocytopoiesis in patients with acute leukemia and chronic myelogenous leukemia in blast crisis.},
  author={Edward J. Lee and Charles A Schiffer and Takafumi Tomiyasu and Joseph R Testa},
  journal={Leukemia},
  year={1990},
  volume={4 5},
  pages={350-3}
}
It has been suggested that abnormalities of chromosome 3 at bands q21 and q26 are associated with the presence of increased numbers of abnormal megakaryocytes in patients with hematologic malignancies. The pretreatment bone marrows of 287 patients with leukemia (acute myeloid leukemia (AML), 225 patients; acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), 36 patients; or… CONTINUE READING