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what are the common types of leukemia for a 25 year old

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Dr. Sumit Sawhney
31 years experience Medical Oncology
Cml: Cml, hairy cell though AML and all can happen.

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
This is a: Middle ground between pediatrics and adulthood. Still, most likely leukemia at 20 probably acute lymphocytic.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Happens, not common: Cll is considered to be mainly a disease of the elderly, with a median age at diagnosis of 70 years , however, it is not unusual to make this diagnos ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Lymphadenopathy: Generalized lymphadenopathy is actually more associated with a viral or more of a systemic process. Collagen vascular disease, HIV, CMV, common cold, ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Rephrase question?: Can you rephrase your question? Are you asking about treatment for aml? Treatment would depend on the type and biology/cytogenetic profiles of the aml ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Leukemia can affect a child if any age , with the most common leukemia, ALL, occurring between the ages of 2 and 9, however, if the child is outside t ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: This diagnosis has a variable outcome based on type and factors identified at the time of diagnosis. Forty years ago few survived, now more than 70% d ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience Geriatrics
Short: In general acute leukemias without treatment have poor prognosis. There are few leukemias that get cured with treatment. So i guess an hematologist on ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
There is a disease: Called cyclic neurtopenia. To make that diagnosis you have to check WBC 2x per week for several weeks to see the cycles. That having been said, the re ... Read More
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Dr. Naveed Naeem
13 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
ASK ONCOLOGIST: ASK THE CANCER DOCTOR (ONCOLOGIST). THE CANCER TYPE, STAGE, CURRENT FUNCTIONAL STATUS OF A SENIOR CITIZEN, OTHER MEDICAL PROBLEMS WILL HAVE TO BE CONS ... Read More
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