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Disease Philadelphia Chromosome

Name Philadelphia Chromosome
Synonyms 1 Chromosomes, Ph | Chromosome, Ph1 | Chromosome, Ph 1 | Chromosome, Philadelphia | Chromosomes, Ph1 | Chromosomes, Ph 1 | Ph 1 Chromosome | Ph1 Chromosome | Ph 1 Chromosomes | Ph1 Chromosomes
Definition An aberrant form of human CHROMOSOME 22 characterized by translocation of the distal end of chromosome 9 from 9q34, to the long arm of chromosome 22 at 22q11. It is present in the bone marrow cells of 80 to 90 per cent of patients with chronic myelocytic leukemia (LEUKEMIA, MYELOGENOUS, CHRONIC, BCR-ABL POSITIVE).
Categories Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D010677

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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Chromosome Aberrations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Translocation, Genetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Philadelphia Chromosome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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