Systemic mastocytosis associated with t(8;21) acute myeloid leukemia in a child: Detection of the D816A mutation of KIT
Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 08/20/2012
Yabe M et al. – The D816A mutation of KIT was detected. Systemic mastocytosis (SM) associated with t(8;21) AML, accompanied by a KIT mutation in children may result in a poor prognosis, despite the fact that t(8;21) AML are generally considered to have a favorable risk.