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what causes weight loss with chronic lymphocytic leukemia

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Mostly unknown: Cll affects older white men more that other parts of the population and the cause is unknown in most cases. Exposure to certain herbicides and insect ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
No: It should not be related to cll. Ask your doctor to examine you and to find the cause of these lumps. I do not think they are related to your(?) leuke ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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4%: It is hard to understand why your doctor(s) have not taken the time to explain every thing to you. Please go back, tell them your issues, and let them ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need more info: The information you provided is not sufficient for a diagnosis. It would be prudent to discuss it with the doctor who ordered the tests as s/he known ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
A form of cancer: Cll is a form of cancer, albeit a slowly progressing one and there are effective treatments. See this site for more information. http://www.mayoclini ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Depends on the stage: In early case, patient will be asymptomatic and the only thing abnormal is the blood test. In later stage- one can have low blood counts (anemia, low ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
CLL: Cll is an indolent (slow-growing) cancer in which too many immature lymphocytes (white blood cells) are found mostly in the blood and bone marrow and ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Thompson
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
CLL: Cll is a clonal disorder (cancer) of the white blood cells (specifically lymphocytes) in the blood (= -emia part). Other leukemias include cml, aml, a ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Yes: But it is quite rare before age 40.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Your oncologist can: Ask your treating doctor. The stages of cll are based on the extent of disease which requires both blood tests as well as physical exam and ct scans o ... Read More

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