Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of acute myeloid leukaemia in pregnancy

@article{Ali2015GuidelinesFT,
  title={Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of acute myeloid leukaemia in pregnancy},
  author={Sahra Ali and Gail L. Jones and Dominic Culligan and Philippa Marsden and Nigel H. Russell and Nicholas D. Embleton and Charles F Craddock},
  journal={British Journal of Haematology},
  year={2015},
  volume={170}
}
Pregnant women should be managed by a multidisciplinary team that includes haematologists, obstetricians, neonatologists and anaesthetists (Grade 1C) As for non‐pregnant patients, acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) should be diagnosed using the World Health Organization (WHO) classification (Grade 1A) Women diagnosed with AML in pregnancy should be treated without delay (Grade 1B) When the diagnosis of AML is made in the first trimester, a successful pregnancy outcome is unlikely and spontaneous… Expand

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