The 2016 revision to the World Health Organization classification of myeloid neoplasms and acute leukemia.

  title={The 2016 revision to the World Health Organization classification of myeloid neoplasms and acute leukemia.},
  author={D. Arber and A. Orazi and R. Hasserjian and J. Thiele and M. Borowitz and M. L. Le Beau and C. Bloomfield and M. Cazzola and J. Vardiman},
  volume={127 20},
  • D. Arber, A. Orazi, +6 authors J. Vardiman
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Blood
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) classification of tumors of the hematopoietic and lymphoid tissues was last updated in 2008. [...] Key Method The revisions to the categories of myeloid neoplasms and acute leukemia will be published in a monograph in 2016 and reflect a consensus of opinion of hematopathologists, hematologists, oncologists, and geneticists. The 2016 edition represents a revision of the prior classification rather than an entirely new classification and attempts to incorporate new clinical…Expand Abstract
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