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My husband has AML with Fit3 mutation. He had MDS months and

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My husband has AML with Fit3 mutation. He had MDS for 6 months and it changed last December to AML He has had a trial at Stanford with Desidimine and Mydstorin (my spelling is off...sorry) and went into remission for 3 months 2%blasts, and it has come back 14% blasts today. He is 77 and in otherwise good health. We are desperate and looking around for treatment options. You were highly recommened. You can contact me at(###) ###-####
Joanne abel
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

This is Dr. David

if his health is good enough, he could have an allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation bone marrow transplant.

another option is Second-line mitoxantrone, etoposide, and cytarabine

AML can be a tough cancer to fight.

is he being treated at a large NCCN university medical center where they can do bone marrow transplants?

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