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Learn more about ALL Acute myeloid leukemia AML , also known as acute myelogenous leukemia, acute myeloblastic leukemia, acute granulocytic leukemia or acute nonlymphocytic leukemia, is a fast-growing form of cancer of the blood and bone marrow. This abnormality, which is known as the Philadelphia chromosome Ph1 , is named after the city in which it was discovered. The specific type of postremission therapy is individualized based on a person's prognostic factors see above and general health. Myeloid proliferations related to Down syndrome. For good-prognosis leukemias i. Cancers that start in another part of the body and then spread to the bone marrow are not leukemia.