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  • Bone Marrow
  • They are distinguished from each other based on numbers and types of leukemia cells in the blood, appearance of leukemia cells in the blood and bone marrow cells and cytogenetic and molecular abnormalities including absence of t(9:22) and BCR/ABL1 and rearrangement of platelet-derived growth factor receptor, alpha polypeptide (PDGFRA), platelet-derived growth factor receptor, beta polypeptide (PDGFRB) or fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 (FGFR1). (biomedcentral.com)
  • In myelodysplastic syndromes, blood cells don't mature and begin to fill the bone marrow. (aamds.org)
  • Red blood cell counts can be low when the bone marrow is affected by leukemia or its treatments. (cancer.ca)
  • The platelet count can be low when leukemia or its treatments affect the bone marrow. (cancer.ca)
  • formaldehyde
  • Some studies have shown that breathing in formaldehyde increases the risk of leukemia. (cancer.ca)
  • Embalmers are at a higher risk of leukemia because they tend to have contact for a longer time and use more formaldehyde in their work. (cancer.ca)
  • patients
  • Chronic disseminated candidiasis (CDC) is a severe invasive fungal infection principally observed during neutrophil recovery in patients with acute leukemia treated with intensive chemotherapy. (readbyqxmd.com)