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The WHO 2016 classification of AML has changed quite significantly from previous classifications.

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Promyelocytic leukaemia is associated with 15:17 translocation and must be identified by the initial work up because this requires different management from other types of AML. Refer to APML.

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April 2021

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Topic Code: 4276