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Blast Crisis

"Blast Crisis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
An advanced phase of chronic myelogenous leukemia, characterized by a rapid increase in the proportion of immature white blood cells (blasts) in the blood and bone marrow to greater than 30%.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Blast Crisis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Blast Crisis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.