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How does leukemia affect bone marrow?

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Dr. Michael Thompson
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Yes

Leukemia is a cancer of blood cells and almost by definition includes the bone marrow.
I can't think of an exception to bone marrow involvement in leukemia (although maybe some case report does exist...).

In brief: Yes

Leukemia is a cancer of blood cells and almost by definition includes the bone marrow.
I can't think of an exception to bone marrow involvement in leukemia (although maybe some case report does exist...).
Dr. Michael Thompson
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Dr. Raja Mudad
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Main effect

Leukemia is a cancer of the bone marrow, so the bone marrow is affected a lot by it.

In brief: Main effect

Leukemia is a cancer of the bone marrow, so the bone marrow is affected a lot by it.
Dr. Raja Mudad
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