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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Chronic myeloid leukemia


Other Names for this Disease
  • Chronic granulocytic leukemia
  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia
  • CML
  • Leukemia, chronic myeloid
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Living With

Genetics Resources

Financial Resources

  • Good Days provides help to patients with life-altering conditions. Assistance includes help with the cost of medications and travel.
  • Patient Access Network Foundation (PAN Foundation) has Assistance Programs for those with health insurance who reside in the United States. The disease fund status can change over time, so you may need to check back if funds are not currently available. 
  • The Social Security Administration has included this condition in their Compassionate Allowances Initiative. This initiative speeds up the processing of disability claims for applicants with certain medical conditions that cause severe disability. More information about Compassionate Allowances and applying for Social Security disability is available online.
Other Names for this Disease
  • Chronic granulocytic leukemia
  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia
  • CML
  • Leukemia, chronic myeloid
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.