About the Disease
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML), also known as acute myeloblastic leukemia and acute myelogenous leukemia, is a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow with excess immature white blood cells. It is a cancer that affects the circulatory system. Subtypes include acute promyelocytic leukemia.
Source: National Institutes of Health
ICD-10: C92.00, C92.01, C92.02, C92.40, C92.41, C92.42, C92.50, C92.51, C92.52, C92.60, C92.61, C92.62, C92.90, C92.91, C92.92, C92.A0, C92.A1, C92.A2, C92.Z0, C92.Z1, C92.Z2, C93.00, C93.01, C93.02, C94.00, C94.01, C94.02, C94.20, C94.21, C94.22, C94.30, C94.31, C94.32, C95.00, C95.01, C95.02
Patients can receive free education and support services.
The Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation provides education and support to patients and families living with aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndrome, paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, and related bone marrow failure diseases.