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Frequency of hematologic and solid malignancies in the family history of 50 patients with acute myeloid leukemia - a single center analysis.

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Summary of "Frequency of hematologic and solid malignancies in the family history of 50 patients with acute myeloid leukemia - a single center analysis."

The revised World Health Organization classification of 2016 for myeloid neoplasms and acute leukemia added a section of myeloid neoplasms with germline predisposition. The main objective of our study was to evaluate the frequency of hematologic and solid malignancies in the family history of patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) by using a systemic pedigree interview. The family history was taken of 50 patients between 24 and 80 years.

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0215453

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