Definition of myeloid
: of, relating to, or resembling bone marrow
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has done a bit of a U-turn on Pfizer's Mylotarg, an acute myeloid leukemia (AML) treatment that the company voluntarily withdrew from the market after follow-up research failed to prove its safety and efficacy.
The tribute takes place one year ago to the day when Sager received the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the 2016 ESPY Awards for his courageous and public battle with acute myeloid leukemia.
Former NFL tight end Mitchell Henry died Friday at age 24 after experiencing complications from acute myeloid leukemia.
An advanced clinical trial for another Seattle Genetics drug known as CD33A as a front line treatment for acute myeloid leukemia was halted this month after several patient deaths.
Valdes was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), a rare, aggressive blood and bone marrow cancer.
Among the new drugs that J&J expects to deliver through 2021 are treatments for prostate cancer, acute myeloid leukemia, myelofibrosis and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection.
Urban credited cannabis oil with helping her cope with chronic myeloid leukemia, and in November participated in a program at the Hinsdale Public Library about the medical use of marijuana.
The Food and Drug Administration approved the drug for adults with acute myeloid leukemia, or AML, who have a genetic mutation called FLT3.
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Origin and Etymology of myeloid
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1853See Words from the same year
Medical Definition of myeloid
1: of or relating to the spinal cord
2: of, relating to, or resembling bone marrow
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