Epidemiology

  • Incidence: 0.40 cases per 100,000 person-years
  • Peak incidence: 60-70 years
  • Sex ratio: 1:1
Condition Relative
incidence
Myelodysplastic syndrome7.50
Chronic myeloid leukaemia2.50
Myelofibrosis1
<1 1-5 6+ 16+ 30+ 40+ 50+ 60+ 70+ 80+

Clinical features

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