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What number of years can a cronical lukemia can survive whos age is 23?

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Dr. Eric Chevlen
Medical Oncology 47 years experience
More than we'd guess: Fortunately, we don't know! That is, treatments have improved so rapidly in recent years, that we don't yet know the full benefit we may expect from them. Many hematologists suspect that CML patients may be cured by current therapies, but it's too soon to know for sure.

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Last updated Jul 4, 2014

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