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20-30: It depend to the type of ALL ,B cell ,T cell ,age of diagnosis ,bellow 2 years or above 9 years ,CNS involvement at diagnosis,but about 20-25% ...Read more
See below...: The treatment of leukemia, like any other cancer, should be managed by an oncologist. Many times the relapse is still responsive to chemotherapy and a second remission may be achieved. Subsequent options should be discussed with the oncologist and may include a bone marrow or stem cell transplant. ...Read more
I have wegeners , complete with nasal and palate perforations. I had acute renal failure, am on treatment and having relapses. Odds for survival?
Fair to good: Acute kidney failure can be reversed in healthy individuals. Wagener's is present so recovery may never be complete. The only thing i know, other than your social drinking, about your medical history is your intake of cyclophosphamide. There are other medications like imuran, methotrexate, etc. Used in the treatment of wagener's that have promising positive results. Visit the mayo clinic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acute vs chronic: Acute pain typically will occur after some type of injury or illness and will usually go away after the injury is healed or the illness resolves. Chronic pain is pain that typically lasts for over 3 months. Examples include the chronic pain from arthritic conditions. Pain that does not go away should always be evaluated by a doctor as it could represent something that is serious. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the cause for acute acid build up lasting more than 24hrs? What's the best solution for relief?
Few different things: Medications like ibuprofen=Advil, alleve can do it. Foods like spicy food, vinegar, citrus products, tomato based products, alcohol, cigarettes, chocolate, eating foods that are hot temperature. Stress will do it too. U can use TUMS or Zantac for immediate relief. If keeps coming back u should avoid the foods listed & medications and take a 14-21 day course of over the counter Prilosec, Nexium ...Read more
Can you give me a brief description or meaning of an acute illness w/ systemic symptoms & examples of these illnesses.
This looks like: a question for a class. I'm sorry but you will need to look this one up yourself. If I'm wrong I apologize. ...Read more
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