What are the signs and symptoms of progressive myelogenous leukemia (CML)?

Updated: May 23, 2021
  • Author: Emmanuel C Besa, MD; Chief Editor: Sara J Grethlein, MD, FACP  more...
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Answer

The following are signs and symptoms of progressive disease:

  • Bleeding, petechiae, and ecchymoses during the accelerated phase
  • Bone pain and fever in the blast phase
  • Increasing anemia, thrombocytopenia, basophilia, and a rapidly enlarging spleen in blast crisis

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