5. Acute Myeloid Leukemia

  1. Sverre Heim1 and
  2. Felix Mitelman2
  1. Bertil Johansson and
  2. Christine J. Harrison

Published Online: 4 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781118010136.ch5

Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION

Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION

How to Cite

Johansson, B. and Harrison, C. J. (2010) Acute Myeloid Leukemia, in Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION (eds S. Heim and F. Mitelman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118010136.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Medical Genetics Oslo University Hospital, Norway

  2. 2

    Department of Clinical Genetics Lund University Hospital, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470181799

Online ISBN: 9781118010136



  • acute myeloid leukemia;
  • bone marrow;
  • chromosome banding analyses;
  • chromosome abnormalities;
  • immunophenotypic analyses


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Most AML Harbor Clonal Chromosome Abnormalities

  • Characteristic Chromosome Abnormalities in AML

  • AML with a Normal Karyotype