The most common CLL complications include frequent infections, increased risk of other cancers, immune system problems, and tumor flares.
Acute myeloid leukemia enters the blood quickly and spreads to various areas around the body, such as bones, joints, and vital organs, within months.
Acute myeloid leukemia is a cancer of certain white blood cells, called myelocytes. It accounts for about one-third of all adult leukemia cases.
When leukemia spreads, it is called “systemic” rather than “metastatic.” Leukemia cells can quickly enter the bloodstream and circulate throughout the body.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is a slow-growing cancer and the most common type of leukemia in adults. Find out what to expect and how to navigate treatment and survivorship.
Leukemia symptoms like fatigue, night sweats, and swollen glands are easy to mistake for minor ailments, but get a checkup when many of them show up together.
Understanding more about the type of leukemia you have can help you make treatment decisions and get a clearer sense of your prognosis.
Learn the basics about leukemia, including the main types, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and risk factors.
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