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How long does a leukemia patient live

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Suggest treatment for chronic myeloid leukemia

are the chances of cure of this disease and what are the effective treatments available for this disease and how long it takes to recover? Are there any side-effects of these treatments? ...
 

What is the life span of a person suffering from acute lymphocytic leukemia?

cell number is up to 24000. How long can she possibly live without treatment now that it seems ...My relative, A 60 Yr old obese woman was diagnosed with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia in Oct. She ...
 

Does a decrease in WBC and neutrophil count suggest leukemia?

Long story. Had thyroid cancer in July, 2014. (Had thyroid panel 3 weeks ago and all great ... vacation. Eating bad! SHOULD I WORRY THAT THE WBC AND NEUTROPHILS KEEP FALLING? Leukemia possibility? My ...
 

Does high white blood count indicate leukemia?

this be and if I have to be concerned with leukemia how long would I show these signs typically before it becomes ...
 

Are there any ways to prevent leukemia?

how can i prevent leukemia and prevent my self from getting leukemia ...
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Is leukemia genetic?

worry, that I might not enjoy my motherhood if we get kids. And for how long will my boyfriend lives ...Hi I have a boyfriend who have leukemia for for ten years now, hes 28 years old. We are committed ...
 

Suggest complications with myeloid leukemia

of unexplained symptoms. His doctor told me today that his ESR level is 87 and she suspect acute myeloid leukemia ... it. He is terrified of anything to do with tests. Getting him to agree to bloods was a big deal. How ...
 

How long can a patient with myeloproliferative disorder/chronic myelogenous leukemia survive?

.pls let me know the further conseqenced of this disease. Can he get married & have healthy offspring. How long will he survive. ...
 

Is acte myeloid leukemia curable and how long does it take to fully cure the disease ?

Diagnosis:Acte Myeloid Leukemia - Intermediate Prognosis Cytogenetics - Normal, FLT3 - Negative. Patient age is 35 years old male. admission time HB - 4.6 gm%.Discharge time HB - 7.3%. last bone marrow ...
 

What is the life expectancy in a leukemia patient?

my sister who is 69 and has lucunima you know i mean i have tears in my eyes as now she has a blood infection please give the best best odds of living odds are something i belivie in but odds are not always ...
 

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, metastisized to the liver with neuroendocrine features . What is this and life span?

features . What are neuroendocrine features and how long does she likely have to live? Do you believe ...Mom is nearly 70 has been diagnosed with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia 15 years ago. She just ...
 

How to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia?

sir i am mehtab from pakistan sir i am biotechnologist.sir my niece is patient of acute lympoblastic leukemia since eight month the bone marrow and blood smear test showed that 90% of the cells ...
 

How safe is taking Glevac for leukemia ?

it also depletes her cells. Does this mean she has no hope for the future or how long can she continue ...my mother 82 has had leukemia for twelve years but now she is having to get blood every two weeks ...
 

What are the symptoms of final stage leukemia?

my friends grandpa is in the hospital with leukemia......he is 75 and only has one kidney.....they told him he had 3-6 months to live a month or two ago and now he has been hospitalized. He has had ...
 

What are the chances of survival of Acute lymphocytic leukemia?

I have a four year old cousin who i raise on my own. He was diagnosed with Acute lymphocytic leukemia just a few weeks ago. As much as it kills me to ask, what is his survival rate and How long does ...
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Hi. I previously had leukemia from ages 3 to 6. I have had swollen lymph nodes occuring and swelling all over my body (jaw, behind ears, underarm) + night sweat
It is common in leukemia. Treatment same as for leukemia.
 
Greetings! I would like to ask if eating raw rice can cause leukemia? How?
no it does not cause.
 
Is leukemia treatable at stage 4?
Hello dear, This depends not only on stage,but also on many other factors like type of leukemia,histopathological feature,cytogenetic features etc. Some have good prognosis even in advanced cases,while some has bad even early. Anyhow,all of them are treatable at any stage(though may not be completely curable).Your doctor will guide you. Wishing you a faster and complete cure,Take care.
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