myeloproliferative disorder


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myeloproliferative disorder

A hematopoietic stem cell disease. Cf Lymphoproliferative disorder.
Myeloproliferative disorder
Acute MPD Acute myelogenous leukemia–myeloblastic, promyelocytic, myelomonocytic, monocytic, erythroid, megakaryocytic, eosinophilic, basophilic, acute biphenotypic–with myeloid and lymphoid markers, leukemia, and acute leukemia with lymphoid markers evolving from a prior clonal hemopathy
Subacute MPD Oligoblastic–smoldering leukemia, refractory anemia with excess blasts–see RAEB, myelomonocytic leukemia.
Chronic MPD Polycythemia vera, agnogenic myeloid metaplasia, primary thrombocythemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia–Philadelphia chromosome positive or negative, chronic monocytic leukemia, chronic neutrophilic leukemia  

myeloproliferative disorder

Any of several hematologic malignancies marked by the excessive multiplication of one or more types of blood cells. These disorders include polycythemia rubra vera, essential thrombocytosis, chronic myeloid leukemia, and idiopathic myelofibrosis.

Myeloproliferative disorder

A disorder in which the bone marrow produces too many cells too rapidly.
Mentioned in: Polycythemia Vera
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Spontaneous resolution typically occurs; hence, this phase is now referred to as transient abnormal myelopoiesis (previously transient myeloproliferative disorder, transient leukemia).
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