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If someone has a chronic leukemia does their WBC stay high?

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Dr. Muhammad-ali Zaydan
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: ONLY IN CLL

Chronic leukemia is two main types.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia most of the times do not need treatment and yes , counts may stay high. Chronic myelogenous leukemia always need treatment and counts should normalize with treatment.

In brief: ONLY IN CLL

Chronic leukemia is two main types.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia most of the times do not need treatment and yes , counts may stay high. Chronic myelogenous leukemia always need treatment and counts should normalize with treatment.
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