Childhood leukemia

What is Childhood leukemia?

This is a type of blood cancer of white blood cells, common among children . The child usually presents with easy bruising, early fatigue, pallor, failure to thrive, pain in joints or abdomen, fever, vomiting, loss of appetite,etc. Diagnosis is done by simple blood tests, also biopsy from hip bone. Usually curable by chemotherapy, may also need Radiation.

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can RF exposure give leukemia?

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can you always have chronic lymphocytic leukemia and only know somthings wrong when you start getting its symptoms like anemia, vitamin D...

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The term "chronic" in chronic lymphocytic leukemia comes from the fact that it typically progresses more slowly than...

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He is taking treatment ALL but he i got Leponic cell 5% and 1st Plasma cell and abnormal cells 15% in bone marrow test took on 17septemer...

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