What are the immediate and short-term complications of pediatric acute myelocytic leukemia (AML)?

Updated: Sep 12, 2017
  • Author: Mark E Weinblatt, MD; Chief Editor: Jennifer Reikes Willert, MD  more...
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Immediate and short-term complications include the following:

  • Serious infections

  • Alopecia

  • Emesis

  • GI erosions and bleeding

  • Hemorrhage

  • Malnutrition

  • Nausea

  • Death


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