Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment - Physician Data Query (PDQ®)


Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment - Physician Data Query (PDQ®)


This PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about the treatment of adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML).

This tool is organized into the following sections:

  • General information about AML
  • Classification
    • AML with characteristic genetic abnormalities
    • AML with an FLT3 mutation
    • AML with multilineage dysplasia
    • Therapy-related AMLs and myelodysplastic syndromes
    • AML not otherwise categorized
    • Acute leukemias of ambiguous lineage
  • Treatment option overview
  • Untreated AML
  • Adult AML in remission
  • Recurrent adult AML


National Cancer Institute

Funding Sources:

National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Release Date: 2007
Review Date: 2007
Original Summary: September 2007
Last Updated: 04/14/08

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