Cytogenetic abnormalities in adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia: correlations with hematologic findings outcome. A Collaborative Study of the Group Français de Cytogénétique Hématologique.

@article{1996CytogeneticAI,
  title={Cytogenetic abnormalities in adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia: correlations with hematologic findings outcome. A Collaborative Study of the Group Français de Cytog{\'e}n{\'e}tique H{\'e}matologique.},
  author={},
  journal={Blood},
  year={1996},
  volume={87 8},
  pages={3135-42}
}
  • Published 1996 in Blood
Cytogenetic analyses performed at diagnosis on 443 adult patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) were reviewed by the Groupe Français de Cytogénétique Hématologique, correlated with hematologic data, and compared with findings for childhood ALL. This study showed that the same recurrent abnormalities as those reported in childhood ALL are found in adults, and it determined their frequencies and distribution according to age. Hyperdiploidy greater than 50 chromosomes with a standard… CONTINUE READING