Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Myeloblastic Leukemia Evaluation

The evaluation of acute myelogenous leukemia begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings in those with acute myelogenous leukemia may include:

Testing is required to make the diagnosis of acute myelogenous leukemia.

Tests that may be used to evaluate acute myelogenous leukemia include:

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Last Updated: Nov 9, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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