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Chronic lucidic leukemia

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Hematology and Oncology 31 years experience
Varies: Typical tests include blood examination under the microscope and flow cytometry which is enough to diagnose chronic lymphocytic leukemia (cll). For ch... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
Many differences: There are two chronic leukemias: chronic myelogenous leukemia( or cml) and chronic lymphocytic leukemia( or cll). These are two different diseases ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
Blood work etc: You would need at least- blood work. Imaging scan for abdomen would be needed in certain chronic leukemia ( cml) to evaluate spleen or if there is o... Read More
Dr. Muaiad Kittaneh
Addiction Medicine 21 years experience
FCM: Flowcytometry from a blood sample is the standard test to diagnose chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Chronic mylogenous leukemia can also be diagnosed fro... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rizzieri
Hematology and Oncology 31 years experience
Usually sporadic: CML is associated with a known genetic abnormality (t(9;22) - otherwise known as the philadelphia chromosome). It is not known what in the environment... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 38 years experience
No: Chronic neutropenia is not a type of leukemia. However, a very low neutrophil count can increase the risk for serious and recurrent infections.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romeo Mandanas
Hematology and Oncology 39 years experience
50% are asymptomatic: About half of patients with chronic leukemia have no symptoms and are discovered on a routine CBC (complete blood count) usually obtained for some oth... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
Chonic leukemia: Chronic leukemia in general can be divided in to chronic lymphocyic leukemia (cll) or chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml).. Boh are usually in adult. ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
Chronic leukemia: 2 big groups of chronic leukemia are- chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (cll). The chance of beating CML is very good as... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
Medical Oncology 35 years experience
Varies: The patient could have no symptoms at all and only be picked up from routine blood tests. On the other hand, they may have lymph nodes that have gotte... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romeo Mandanas
Hematology and Oncology 39 years experience
Various : Acute leukemia can lead to symptoms (bleeding, fever, infection, weakness) very quickly and requires treatment soon to avoid serious consequences incl... Read More

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