Epidemiology of chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML).

  title={Epidemiology of chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML).},
  author={Maren Rohrbacher and J. Hasford},
  journal={Best practice & research. Clinical haematology},
  volume={22 3},
Reliable epidemiological information on chronic myeloproliferative disorders (CMPDs), notably Philadelphia (Ph)/BCR-ABL-positive chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML), is rare. Incidence rates vary from 0.6 to 2.0 cases per 100 000 inhabitants, increase with age and are higher in men than in women. Geographic and/or ethnic variations might contribute to the… CONTINUE READING