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Comment: Pregnancy outcomes in patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia

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Published: 15.06.19
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Prof Anton Hagenbeek - University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Prof Anton Hagenbeek comments on Dr Ekaterina Chelysheva's session on pregnancy outcomes in patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) at the 2019 European Hematology Association (EHA) Annual Meeting.

Dr Chelysheva's study did an international survey of pregnant CML patients, finding that the most frequent outcome was labor with a healthy baby.

Prof Hagenbeek remarks that these findings have been made possible by advancements in tyrosine kinase inhibitor treatments, which not only help women to live longer but also do not affect their fertility like past treatments.

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