Is Acute Myeloid Leukemia genetic?

Cancer runs in my family, AML is what my mom died of. I want to know my chances. I know I have a higher risk.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    The 7 plus types of AML are thought to be acquired genetic defects - not inherited

    Source(s): MD hematologist and medical oncologist - cancers and leukemias specialist doctor
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