A 50-year-old member asked:
i'm having symptoms of blood cancer - how to tell if it could be chronic myeloid leukemia (cml)?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Christian Schultheis answered
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
CBC: Get a blood count. Can be reviewed under the microscope. Then if felt to be abnormal, then the hematologist will obtain what is called BCR-ABL by FISH to confirm. Hope this helps.
Answered on May 12, 2014
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