Which activity modifications are used in the treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL)?

Updated: May 03, 2019
  • Author: Sandy D Kotiah, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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The patient's activity should be limited in cases of severe thrombocytopenia (platelet count < 10,000/μL). These patients are at increased risk of spontaneous bleeding, and the potential for falls should be minimized.


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