Risk of acute leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes in patients with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS): a population-based study of 17 315 patients

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The purpose of this study was to determine if there is an increased risk of acute leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) in persons with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). We used a large population-based cohort of individuals systematically screened for the presence or absence of MGUS. MGUS status was then linked to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/leu.2013.34

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@article{Roeker2013RiskOA, title={Risk of acute leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes in patients with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS): a population-based study of 17 315 patients}, author={Lindsey E. Roeker and D. R. Larson and R Almyrde Kyle and Sudarshan Kumar and Angela Dispenzieri and Sunanda Rajkumar}, journal={Leukemia}, year={2013}, volume={27}, pages={1391-1393} }