List of abbreviations

ALL: acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

AML: acute myeloid leukaemia

APML: acute promyelocytic leukaemia

Ara-C: cytosine arabinoside (cytarabine)

ATRA: all-trans retinoic acid

B-PLL: B-cell prolymphocytic leukaemia

BTK: Bruton’s tyrosine kinase

CAR: chimeric antigen receptor

CHIP: Clonal haematopoiesis of indeterminate potential

CINV: chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting

CLL: chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

CML: chronic myeloid leukaemia

CMV: cytomegalovirus

CNS: central nervous system

CR: complete response

CRF: cancer-related fatigue

CT: computed tomography

FISH: fluorescence in situ hybridisation

ITD: internal tandem duplication

G-CSF: granulocyte colony-stimulating factor

GM-CSF: granulocyte–macrophage colony-stimulating factor

GVHD: graft-versus-host disease

HCL: hairy cell leukaemia

HSCT: haematopoietic stem cell transplantation

IFN: interferon

LGL: large granular lymphocyte/lymphocytic (leukaemia)

MBL: monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis

M-CSF: macrophage colony-stimulating factor

MDS: myelodysplastic syndrome

NGS: next-generation sequencing

NK: natural killer (cell)

LMWH: low molecular weight heparin

MRD: minimal residual disease

RT-PCR: reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction

SLL: small lymphocytic lymphoma

TAM: transient abnormal myelopoiesis

TKI: tyrosine kinase inhibitor

WBC: white blood cell

WHO: World Health Organization

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