French-american-british classification

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French-american-british classification

(Science: haematology) The classification of acute myeloid leukaemia on the basis of bone marrow and peripheral blood features.

M0: acute myeloid leukaemia with minimal evidence of myeloid differentiation.

M1: acute myeloblastic leukaemia.

M2: acute myeloblastic leukaemia with differentiation.

M3: acute promyelocytic leukaemia.

M4: acute myelomonocytic leukaemia.

M5: acute monocytic leukaemia.

M6: acute erythroleukaemia.

M7: acute megakaryocytic leukaemia.

Acronym: fab