Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - General Information About Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Certain factors affect prognosis (chance of recovery) and treatment options.
The prognosis (chance of recovery) and treatment options depend on the following:
- The patient's age.
- The phase of CML.
- The amount of blasts in the blood or bone marrow.
- The size of the spleen at diagnosis.
- The patient's general health.