MDS AML Inversion 3
My sister (51 years) is starting her second round of induction therapy and is very scared. She had a blast count of 16% prior to her first round of chemo and repeat biopsy still shows 16%. Plan is to get blasts down so that she can have a cord blood stem cell transplant. Can anyone share with me what inversion 3 means as…
AML with FLT3 marker
I was diagnosed July 26, 2012. Had SCT from fully matched sibling on December 21 and am now almost 4 months post transplant with no complications. But the FLT3 has me very worried. From what I read it's almost certain to reactivate the AML even after a transplant. The doctor considering putting me on Nexavar as a…
My port may be infected. Can someone please tell me if I have my port removed, how soon can I have another one put back in?
Second induction failed aml m0
we just found out my husband's second induction failed. He's only 44 years old. After the first round failed to bring him into remission, we were bummed but still hopeful a second round would be successful. At this point I am absolutely devistated! is there still hope for us?
2013-04-07 Hello to all! My name is Michelle and my husband was told back in January that he had AML. As you can imagine it was a shock to us. He had induction chemo and just finished his second round of consolidation treatment. He is in complete remission just after the induction chemo. They are suggesting a stem cell…