Leukemia (AML): Symptoms & Diagnosis

A guide to which signs indicate acute myeloid leukemia, and how doctors go about diagnosing the disease

Symptoms & Diagnosis: Diagnosing AML


Symptoms & Diagnosis: Diagnosing AML

  • To diagnose AML, doctors will extract liquid bone marrow and a chip of bone from the back of the hips
  • The samples will then be examined to conclude whether blood cells in the bone marrow are abnormal

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