Powerpoint Presentation - International Journal of Clinical & Medical Images (2016) Volume 3, Issue 6
Author(s): Muhammad Danish Mund and Bahar Mustafa
Approximately every 3 minutes one person in the United States (US) is diagnosed with a blood cancer.
An estimated combined total of 162,020 people in the US are expected to be diagnosed with blood cancer in 2015.
Hematological Malignancies (HM) comprise approximately 6.5% of all cancer incidences worldwide in 2012.
WHO predicts that the number of blood-related cancer cases would increase about 48% in less developed countries by 2030 as compared to 2012.
It has been estimated that AML incidences are increasing persistently 4.0% per year