Acute Monoblastic Leukemia

Condition 101

What are the alternative names for Acute Monoblastic Leukemia?

  • Acute myeloblastic leukemia type 5
  • Acute monocytic leukemia
  • AML-M5
  • AML M5

Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Myelofibrosis and Acute Monocytic Leukemia (M5) in Patient with Hereditary Spherocytosis (HS)
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Splenectomy, Hydroxyurea, Periodic Blood Transfusion
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a patient with hereditary spherocytosis (HS) treated with splenectomy who developed secondary myelofibrosis and acute monocytic leukemia (M5).
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Newly Diagnosed, FLT3-Internal Tandem Duplication (ITD) Mutation-Positive Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
  • Journal: Cancer
  • Treatment Used: Sorafenib plus Intensive Chemotherapy
  • Number of Patients: 183
  • Published —
This study investigated whether the addition of sorafenib to intensive induction chemotherapy improves outcomes in patients with FLT3-internal tandem duplication (ITD)-mutated acute myeloid leukemia (AML).
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Advanced B-cell lymphoproliferative malignancy
  • Journal: Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research
  • Treatment Used: Third-generation chimeric antigen receptors
  • Number of Patients: 15
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of third-generation chimeric antigen receptors for patients with advanced B-cell lymphoproliferative malignancy.
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Older Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant For Myeloid Malignancies
  • Journal: Annals of hematology
  • Treatment Used: fludarabine and busulfan plus low-dose TBI conditioning regimen
  • Number of Patients: 116
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to analyze the outcomes of older patients who underwent hematopoietic cell transplant for myeloid malignancies.