Clinical Cancer Investigation Journal

: 2014  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 467--471

Chronic myeloid leukemia in children: A brief-review

Lalit S Raut 
 Department of Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) in children is rare. The disease biology is the same as adults. Managing CML in children is challenging because of various issues like the rarity of the disease, lack of uniform guidelines, need of long-term medications, ensuring compliance and many more. This is a brief overview of some of these issues.

How to cite this article:
Raut LS. Chronic myeloid leukemia in children: A brief-review.Clin Cancer Investig J 2014;3:467-471

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Raut LS. Chronic myeloid leukemia in children: A brief-review. Clin Cancer Investig J [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Jun 1 ];3:467-471
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