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What are the risk factors for ANLL

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
A few known ones: Most cases diagnosed with AML(ANLL) have no obvious reason or cause that one can pin point. The few know risk factors are prior chemotherapy and prior ... Read More

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Uncertain: The cause of Leukemia is often difficult to pin point. One known cause is Benzene exposure. Radiation and chemotherapy can also be causative agents in ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
A blood count: Presuming that this question is asking about how acute leukemia is diagnosed, a blood count is required.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Bone marrow: Abnormal CBC , and bone marrow for definite diagnosis.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Jarowski
48 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Cancer Risk Factors: The risk cancers for cancer include a family history of cancer, older age, obesity, smoking, exposure to radiation or other carcinogens like asbestos, ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Raw crawdaddies crab: Paragonimus infection can occur from eating undercooked crawdaddies (crayfish) or crabs that are infected with paragonimus (parasatic lung fluke).
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Specializes in Cardiology
Preventable: HBP = 95% preventable. Causes: major = simply overweight beyond clear lines of definition and demarcation on the abdomen = low % body fat. Sodium is ... Read More
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Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Food allergy: Check my blog if you want to understand in detail http://metametrix.Blogspot.Com - the food causes increasing allergic response in gut causing IgG act ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Risk factors: Please go to the nearest Library and have the staff to help you find some books about infertility. This is very important for you so do not delay. Ple ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han answered
22 years experience Dermatology
Multiple: Melanoma risk factors include fair skin, history of sunburns, excessive uv exposure such as from tanning beds, living near the equator or at higher el ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Really none: HIV infection increases the risk some. Basics it strikes at random.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Herold
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Early pregnancy: Miscarriages are very common in early pregnancy, up to 20% risk, usually due to a chromosomal problem. After the heartbeat is seen on ultrasound the ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kirk Churukian
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Easy as ABCDE...: Risk factors for malignancy include... Asymmetry, Border irregularity, Color varigations, Diameter (bigger IS NOT better), and Evolving size or irregu ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ball
18 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Bad luck.: Leukemia is typically due to what i call luck of the worst kind. There are some risk factors: radiation, exposure to benzene, immunodeficiency syndro ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Demetroulakos
35 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Multiple causes: heart arrhythmia,low blood pressure, dehydration, sinus inflammation, kidney problems, and ear infections can all be risk factors for dizziness. Strok ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some...: Any factors leading to weaken urethral sphincteric closing ability to overcome a sudden increase in the pressure inside urinary bladder are considered ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Heredity & unknown: There are two major eye cancers, retinoblastomas that occur in childern and have an important heredity component in etiology. Melanomas occur in olde ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Stage: It depends to stage of disease ,stage 4 has lower survival.
A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
A family history is : The biggest risk factor followed by being middle aged and then being a smoker and out of shape -whlie being overweight does not help -weight is more o ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Nerve impingement: Pain in buttock & thigh region reflects sciatic nerve irritation associated with spinal nerve root irritation, irritation of the pelvic neural plexus, ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The risk factors for getting Amyloidosis include:: Infection, Inflammatory bowel disease, Familial Mediterranean fever, Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lance Stein
Specializes in Hepatology
Many: Hepatocellular carcinoma (hcc) risk factors include hepatitis b, liver cirrhosis due to any cause, hemochromatosis, alcohol and non-alcoholic fatty li ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Florence Nwofor
Specializes in Pediatrics
Gene transmission: If 1 or both parents carry mutations in the gene that code for the enzymes needed to recycle a class of compounds called glycolipids, they can transmi ... Read More
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