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Tests

Find out about tests to diagnose acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) and other tests you might have through your treatment

Blood tests

Find out about having blood tests to diagnose AML and what happens afterwards.

Bone marrow aspiration

Find out what a bone marrow aspiration test for AML is, how you have it and what happens afterwards.

Bone marrow tissue test (trephine)

Find out what a bone marrow trephine to test for AML is, how you have it and what happens after it.

Chest x-ray

Find out what a chest x-ray is, how you have it and what happens afterwards.

Tissue typing blood tests

Find out what a tissue typing blood test is, how you have it and what happens afterwards.

Lumbar puncture

Find out what a lumbar puncture is, how you have it and what happens afterwards.

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