Expert Video - How does AML classification help predict treatment outcomes?

Dr. Jamile Shammo, an expert on acute myeloid leukemia (AML), explains how AML classification helps predict treatment outcomes. Based on the genetics of your AML, doctors will classify your AML as favorable, intermediate, or adverse risk group (good, medium, or poor). Along with your age and other factors (such as your general health), your risk group helps determine your treatment plan.

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