Hum Pathol 2012 Sep 8;43(9):1347-62. Epub 2012 May 8.
Department of Hematopathology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA.
B-lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma, also known as B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia, is derived from B-cell progenitors. B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia occurs predominantly in children, but can occur at any age. Risk-adapted intensive chemotherapy is effective in treating most children with B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia, but this approach is less successful in adults. Read More