Leukemia

What is Leukemia?

Its a type of blood cancer involving high leukocyte count. Leukaemia is classified by the dominant cell type, and by duration from onset to death. This occurs in acute leukaemia within a few months in most cases, and is associated with acute symptoms including severe anaemia, haemorrhages, and slight enlargement of lymph nodes or the spleen.

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I am doing a research project on leukemia in children. I am supposed to give a pathological reason for signs and symptoms. My instructor has the...

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Cause of leukamia is known ,only some of precipitating are declared about change in blood pressure in your case had nothing do with leukamia

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if i double dosed on nature thyroid what do it do suppose to take 1/2 grain and took 1 grain have many issues cll leukemia; high wbc 400k and etc...

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.

You should take thyroid medication in leukemia. There is no harm in...

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my girlfriend has a heart problem, she has her palpitations. she has also her Leukemia@stage 2 that is why i let her take some supplements for her...

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Hi,
Thanks for writing in.

The palpitations felt in the heart is a conscious awareness of the increased pumping activity of heart. This is usually...

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