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Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Treatment (PDQ®)

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Last Modified: 11/11/2014

Stages of Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms



There is no standard staging system for chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms.

Staging is the process used to find out how far the cancer has spread. There is no standard staging system for chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms. Treatment is based on the type of myeloproliferative neoplasm the patient has. It is important to know the type in order to plan treatment.