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Acute leukemia

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Acute myelogenous leukemia

  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome ("preleukemia")
  • Left-shifted bone marrow recovering from toxic insult
  • Other lymphoproliferative disorders (polycythemia vera, essential thrombocytosis)

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia

  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Hairy cell leukemia
  • Atypical lymphocytosis of mononucleosis or pertussis

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Last updated: January 13, 2015

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Zeiger, Roni F.. "Acute Leukemia." Diagnosaurus, 4th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2015. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114665/all/Acute_leukemia.
Zeiger RF. Acute leukemia. Diagnosaurus. 4th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2015. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114665/all/Acute_leukemia. Accessed April 20, 2019.
Zeiger, R. F. (2015). Acute leukemia. In Diagnosaurus. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114665/all/Acute_leukemia
Zeiger RF. Acute Leukemia [Internet]. In: Diagnosaurus. McGraw-Hill Education; 2015. [cited 2019 April 20]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Diagnosaurus/114665/all/Acute_leukemia.
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