Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

Introduction Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) encompasses a group of molecularly distinct entities that share a single morphologic feature, the accumulation of undifferentiated blasts of myeloid origin in the bone marrow. It is an aggressive neoplasm caused by acquired...
Alpha-Thalassemia

Alpha-Thalassemia

Introduction Alpha-thalassemia is defined as an inherited hemolytic anemia mainly due to deletion found on the alpha globin gene(s) leading to reduced production or absence of alpha-globin chains needed for the formation of the hemoglobin tetramer. Hemoglobinopathies,...