Chronic-Phase Myeloid Leukemia (Leukemia, Myeloid, Chronic Phase)

The initial phase of chronic myeloid leukemia consisting of an relatively indolent period lasting from 4 to 7 years. Patients range from asymptomatic to those exhibiting ANEMIA; SPLENOMEGALY; and increased cell turnover. There are 5% or fewer blast cells in the blood and bone marrow in this phase.
Also Known As:
Leukemia, Myeloid, Chronic Phase; Leukemia, Myeloid, Chronic-Phase; Granulocytic Leukemia, Chronic, Stable Phase; Leukemia, Granulocytic, Chronic Phase; Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic Phase; Leukemia, Myeloid, Stable Phase; Myelogenous Leukemia, Chronic, Chronic Phase; Myeloid Leukemia, Chronic, Chronic Phase; Granulocytic Leukemia, Chronic, Stable-Phase; Leukemia, Granulocytic, Chronic-Phase; Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic-Phase; Leukemia, Myeloid, Stable-Phase; Myelogenous Leukemia, Chronic, Chronic-Phase; Myeloid Leukemia, Chronic, Chronic-Phase; Myeloid Leukemia, Chronic, Stable-Phase
Networked: 5 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

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1. van Marwijk Kooy, Rien: 1 article (08/2013)
2. Thielen, Noortje: 1 article (08/2013)
3. Kersten, Marie José: 1 article (08/2013)
4. Falkenburg, J H Frederik: 1 article (08/2013)
5. Chu, Isabel W T: 1 article (08/2013)
6. Cornelissen, Jan J: 1 article (08/2013)
7. Verhoef, Gregor E G: 1 article (08/2013)
8. Valk, Peter J M: 1 article (08/2013)
9. Deenik, Wendy: 1 article (08/2013)
10. Schipperus, Martin: 1 article (08/2013)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Chronic-Phase Myeloid Leukemia:
1. imatinib (Gleevec)FDA Link
2. Cytarabine (Cytosar-U)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Interferon-alpha (Interferon Alfa)FDA Link