chronic myeloproliferative disease

chronic myeloproliferative disease

disorder involving abnormal autonomous production of hemopoietic cells, usually red blood cells, but also white blood cells and platelets.
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Myeloid blast crisis evolving during imatinib treatment of an FIP1L1-PDGFR alpha-positive chronic myeloproliferative disease with prominent eosinophilia.
We will review the recent developments in NGS, technical progress, and focus on the approach of diseases affecting the myeloid lineage, including acute myeloid leukemia (AML), myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), chronic myeloproliferative diseases (CMPDs) such as polycythemia vera (PV), essential thrombocythemia (ET), primary myelofibrosis (PMF), atypical CMPD, chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML) and chronic eosinophilic leukemia (CEL) and mast cell disease.
Amongst all the chronic myeloproliferative diseases, primary myelofibrosis is the least common.2 The characteristic signs of this disease include bone marrow fibrosis, anaemia, splenomegaly, bone pain, night sweats and tear drop cells in the blood film.
Lin, "Chronic myeloproliferative diseases with the t(5;12)(q33;p13): clonal evolution is associated with blast crisis," American Journal of Clinical Pathology, vol.
Lundberg et al[22] demonstrated that the chronic myeloproliferative diseases associated with an increased vascular density in the bone marrow compared to the bone marrow of healthy subjects.

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