Hairy cell leukemia

What is Hairy cell leukemia?

It is an uncommon hematological malignancy characterized by an accumulation of abnormal B lymphocytes. It is usually classified as a sub-type of chronic lymphoid leukemia.

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my father is sufferring from Hairy cell leukemia since 2005 and had kemo therepy 6 cycles and thereafter on luckran tablets. Since last one year,...

doctor1 MD

Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
Hairy cell leukemia is treated only by chemotherapy. SO he should take...

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My husgand has hairy cell leukemia. Each time he goes tot he doctor and the doc asks how he feels he says "great". I am going next time because he...

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Thanks for writing in.

Hairy cell leukemia is a type of abnormality in lymphocytes which are white blood cells. If his counts are going down...

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Is there a stem cell component to cladribine? I recently received 5 infusions to treat hairy cell leukemia and I'm wondering what my oncologist...

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Thank for asking to HCM
I really appreciate your concern, the stem cell therapy is still in primary phase in certain disease like malignancy the...

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