Immunophenotyping in the classification of acute leukemia in adults. Interpretation of multiple lineage reactivity.

@article{Kaplan1989ImmunophenotypingIT,
  title={Immunophenotyping in the classification of acute leukemia in adults. Interpretation of multiple lineage reactivity.},
  author={Sandra S. Kaplan and L Penchansky and Viktor Stolc and L C Contis and John Richard Krause},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1989},
  volume={63 8},
  pages={1520-7}
}
Fifty-nine adult patients with acute leukemia were classified using a combination of the French-American-British (FAB) criteria and characterization by immunophenotyping using flow cytometric study. The authors identified 51 patients with acute myeloblastic leukemia and eight with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. This procedure permitted lineage assignment in… CONTINUE READING