Myeloproliferative neoplasms, version 2.2017: Clinical Practice Guidelines in oncology

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Abstract

  • © 2016 JNCCN-Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Myelofibrosis (MF), polycythemia vera (PV), and essential thrombocythemia (ET) are a group of heterogeneous disorders of the hematopoietic system collectively known as Philadelphia chromosome-negative myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs). The diagnosis and the management of patients with MPNs have evolved since the identification of mutations that activate the JAK pathway (JAK2, CALR, and MPL mutations) and the development of targeted therapies has resulted in significant improvements in disease-related symptoms and quality of life. This manuscript discusses the recommendations outlined in the NCCN Guidelines for the diagnostic workup of MPN (MF, PV, and ET), risk stratification, treatment, and supportive care strategies for the management of MF.
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  • Mesa R; Jamieson C; Bhatia R; Deininger MW; Gerds AT; Gojo I; Gotlib J; Gundabolu K; Hobbs G; Klisovic RB
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  • 1572
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  • 1611
  • Volume

  • 14
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  • 12