Incidence and Mortality
Estimated new cases and deaths from chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) in the United States in 2011:
New cases: 5,150.
CML is one of a group of diseases called the myeloproliferative disorders. Other related entities include the following:
(Refer to the PDQ summary on Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders Treatment for more information.)
CML is a clonal disorder...