Blood disorders (neoplasms)

There are some other conditions that are closely related to blood cancers. These include myeloproliferative neoplasms and myelodysplastic syndromes.

  • Essential thrombocythaemia (ET)

    Essential thrombocythaemia (ET) is a type of bone marrow disease. Rarely, ET leads to leukaemia.

  • Polycythaemia vera (PV)

    Polycythaemia vera (PV) is a type of bone marrow disease. Rarely, PV leads to leukemia.

  • Myelofibrosis (MF)

    Myelofibrosis (MF) is a type of bone marrow disease. Rarely, ET leads to leukemia.

  • Myelodysplatic syndromes (MDS)

    Myelodysplatic syndromes (MDS) are a group of conditions that affect the bone marrow. Sometimes, MDS can develop into acute leukaemia.