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What Is Minimal Residual Disease (MRD) in Leukemia?
Every person who is diagnosed with leukemia hopes to achieve lasting remission and avoid relapses. With modern treatments, rates of remission are high for most types of leukemia.1 However, relapse continues to be a serious concern for many people who achieve remission from leukemia. Even just a few cancer cells remaining after treatment could grow and eventually cause relapse.
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