There are a lot of factors that go into diagnosing acute myeloid leukemia. Receiving and understanding your diagnosis can be confusing. HealthTree University was designed to answer your questions! Join us as we listen to professionals talk about the different types of testing for AML. Dr. Andreeff walks us through the different steps in the diagnosis process. He will go over the tests, breaking them down into what doctors are looking for and how they work.
2.03 What testing should be done to confirm an AML diagnosis?
2.05 What other blood tests are helpful to collect if you suspect an AML diagnosis?
2.06 What are the lab abnormalities you will usually see in newly diagnosed AML?
We’d like to thank our faculty who donated their time in creating these videos, including:
- Michael Andreeff, MD, PhD
We have over 200 videos online at HealthTree University! Learn the basics (and the not-so-basics) of AML from some of the top AML doctors in the world!
- AML Basics Part 1
- AML Basics Part 2
- AML Basics Part 3
- MAML Genetics
- Building Your Healthcare Team
- AML Drug Classes
- Starting AML Treatment
- Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant for AML
- Precursor Conditions to AML
- Relapsed and Refractory AML
- AML Clinical Trials
- AML in Women
- An Introduction to Childhood AML
- AML Financial Toxicity
- Geriatric Care and AML
- Palliative Care
about the author
Jacob is a writer on the HealthTree for AML team. He is passionate about spreading awareness for AML. Jacob is neuroscience graduate preparing to become a Physician Assistant.