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Blast Crisis

An advanced phase of chronic myelogenous leukemia, characterized by a rapid increase in the proportion of immature white blood cells (blasts) in the blood and bone marrow to greater than 30%.

Year introduced: 1987

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Tree Number(s): C04.557.337.539.250.100, C04.697.098.500.110, C15.378.190.636.370.100, C23.550.291.500.485.100, C23.550.727.098.500.110

MeSH Unique ID: D001752

Entry Terms:

  • Blast Crises
  • Crises, Blast
  • Crisis, Blast
  • Blast Phase
  • Blast Phases
  • Phase, Blast
  • Phases, Blast

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