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Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

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A myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasm of childhood that is characterized by proliferation principally of the granulocytic and monocytic lineages. Myelomonocytic proliferation is seen in the bone marrow and the blood. The leukemic cells may infiltrate any tissue, however liver, spleen, lymph nodes, skin, and respiratory tract are the most common sites of involvement. (WHO, 2001) [ NCI ]

Synonyms: JMML, Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia, juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia, Juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia, JCML, Juvenile Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, Juvenile Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Term info

Subsets

NCIT_C90259, NCIT_C126659, NCIT_C118168, NCIT_C103129, NCIT_C102905, NCIT_C132009, NCIT_C116977

ALT DEFINITION

A rare form of childhood leukemia in which cancer cells often spread into tissues such as the skin, lung, and intestines., A myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasm of childhood that is principally characterized by proliferation of the granulocytic and monocytic lineages.

Contributing Source

CTRP, CTEP, NICHD

Display Name

Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Has NICHD Parent

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C4989

ICD-O-3 Code

9946/3

Legacy Concept Name

Juvenile_Myelomonocytic_Leukemia

NICHD Hierarchy Term

Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Neoplastic Status

Malignant

Preferred Name

Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Semantic Type

Neoplastic Process

UMLS CUI

C0349639

code

C9233

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