What Conditions does Gleevec Treat?

  • dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
  • myelodysplastic
  • myeloproliferative diseases associated with platelet-derived growth factor receptor
  • chronic eosinophilic leukemia
  • unresectable or metastatic Kit (CD117) positive gastrointestinal stromal tumor
  • adjuvant therapy following surgical removal of Kit (CD117) positive gastrointestinal stromal tumor
  • lymphoid blast phase Philadelphia chromosome positive chronic myelocytic leukemia
  • chronic phase philadelphia chromosome positive chronic myelocytic leukemia
  • hypereosinophilic syndrome
  • Philadelphia chromosome positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia
  • myeloid blast phase Philadelphia chromosome positive chronic myelocytic leukemia
  • accelerated phase Philadelphia chromosome positive chronic myelocytic leukemia
  • aggressive systemic mastocytosis

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