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What causes ANLL?

What causes ANLL?

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 some small percentage of patients. Often the cause remains unknown. ...Read more

Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Anll (Definition)

Also known as AML, acute myeloid leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells (called myeloid) cells formed in bone marrow. It often occurs in late adult or elderly patients and has usually a short development phase (hence acute). Symptoms of AML include easy bleeding or bruising or tiny red flecks on the skin ("petechiae") from low platelets; pale skin, fatigue or shortness of breath from anemia (low red blood cells); or infections (from low numbers of ...Read more


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What are the tests for anll?

A blood count: Presuming that this question is asking about how acute leukemia is diagnosed, a blood count is required. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of ANLL?

Stage: It depends on to stage of disease and age of patients, and usually they have anemia,tiredness and fever and bruises on body. ...Read more

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So what are the symptoms of anll?

So what are the symptoms of anll?

Many symptoms: Acute myeloid leukemia can have many symptoms such as fatigue, fevers, sweats, weight loss, easy bruising, bleeding, shortness of breath and frequent infections. It is a very serious illness that requires therapy immediately. ...Read more

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What are the complications of ANLL?

Management: The treatment Of ANLL is directed toward the consequences of bone marrow failure (anemia,neutropenia,thrombopenia) and hyperuricemia. ...Read more

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What are the risk factors for ANLL?

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 Radiotherapy use as treatments for Cancer. Benzene exposure is another known risk factor. ...Read more

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What's the significance of having anll?

What's the significance of having anll?

Acute Leukemia: Anll is generally referred to as aml, acute myeloid leukemia. This is an aggressive leukemia that is life-threatening and needs treatment quickly. You should be seen by a hematologist or oncologist who specializes in the treatment of this type of leukemia. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: ANLL?

ANLL: Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia is cancer of the blood & bone marrow with excessive immature white blood cells (myeloblasts). ...Read more

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My sister was diagnosed with anll. What does this mean?

My sister was diagnosed with anll. What does this mean?

ANLL=AML: First of all, I am sorry for your sister. Anll or more commonly known as acute myelogenous leukemia- is a cancer of the white blood cells. It is the most common cause of acute leukemia- about 80%. Symptoms are caused by supression of normal blood cells by the leukemic cells-will include fever, fatigue, bleeding, bone pain etc. Treatment will be combination of chemotherapy +/- transplant if indicated. ...Read more

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What are the treatments for ANLL?

Do you Mean for AML?: Abbreviations can be misinterpreted. That is the risk you take. I hope I am on the right track by calling it AML because AML(Acute Myeloid Leukemia) is sometimes called Acute non Lymphoid Leukemia. Please verify this first and then ask a question with full name of the condition that you are interested in knowing about. ...Read more

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Is it genes or lifestyle or both that make it likely to get anll?

Both: An old axiom is everyones phenotype (how they appear- their illnesses etc) is due to their genes plus the environment plus the interaction of the 2.... ...Read more

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Which treatments for anll are most effective?

Chemotherapy: Anll is usually treated with inpatient chemotherapy except in the very elderly. Once in remission from the leukemia many patients benefit from bone marrow transplant depending on their risk profile. ...Read more

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Medicine for memory?

Medicine for memory?

Meds for memory: There really is no medication specifically for memory. There are medications that can help improve concentration. Some holistic stores sell natural supplements that promote themselves as good for memory. ...Read more

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What is category x drug?

What is category x drug?

Do not use if pregna: Category x drugs are contraindicated for use in pregnancy due to studies demonstrating evidence of serious fetal abnormalities in animals, humans, or both such that fetal risks clearly outweigh maternal benefit. Check out http://www.Empr. Com/drugs-contraindicated-in-pregnancy/article/125914/ for more info, including partial list. ...Read more

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What is topical medicine?

Outside: It's a medication or substance that goes on that outside such as creams, ointments or drops. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine?

What is the best medicine?

Laughter, of course: Sorry for the glib answer. Since there are thousands of medicines for thousands of conditions, could you be more specific in your question. Overall, I think antibiotics are one of the most amazing inventions in the history of mankind. ...Read more

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What is medicine for acidity?

What is medicine for acidity?

Mylanta: Try otc mylanta or tums (calcium carbonate). Beside medications eat on time. Avoid spicy food. Medications like asprin and Ibuprofen should be avoided. If symptoms persists see your doctor. ...Read more

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What drugs are safe and unsafe?

What drugs are safe and unsafe?

Many of them: This is not an easy answer since there are many drugs categorized as unsafe. The american porphyria foundation has good resources on drug safety: http://www.Porphyriafoundation. Com/testing-and-treatment/drug-safety-in-acute-porphyria. Just because a drug may be listed as unsafe doesn't mean it's unsafe for everyone. However, it's important to use caution with any drug that is potentially unsafe. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for dadar?

What is the best medicine for dadar?

Dadar??: Could you possibly mean dandruff? I'm sorry I don't know what dadar is ... please resubmit for clarification, at least to me:) ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for pe?

What is the best medicine for pe?

Blood thinner: For PE (pulmonary embolism), there are many options including aspirin, Coumadin, (warfarin) Xarelto, Pradaxa, Lovenox, Arixtra, unfractionated heparin. Which is better depends on your specific case and cannot be stated at this point. ...Read more

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Do all medicines come from plants?

No: But many medicines do come from plants. ...Read more

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Is there any organic medicine yet?

Yes: But you have to be really careful. Because there is not enough study. Medicine is a science based on the evidence. ...Read more

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Is oxyplatin a good drug for mcrc?

Is oxyplatin a good drug for mcrc?

Yes: It is one of the chemo agents used in conjunction with Xeloda (capecitabine) (oral 5FU) or in the chemo combination with Folinic acid, 5 FU and the oxaliplatin as FOLFOX. The platinum targets DNA but in tumors the localization site is on tumor membrane where DNA localizes possibly in the form of mutated mitochondrial DNA ...Read more

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What kind of medicine shouls I use?

For what?: What symptoms are you having? We can't offer any guidance without more details. So ask again, with specifics. ...Read more

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Polarax tablet is medicine for what?

Polarax tablet is medicine for what?

Polarax: This medication is an antihistamine which is used for itching and hives ...Read more