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How long will a person live after being diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia?
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: D/W yourHematologist
It depends on the biology /prgnostic factors of the cll.
In majority cases, cll is an indolent disease/slowly progressing disease and patients will live for many years with the disease. However there are certain biology of cll that are behaving more agressively and requiring teatment usually earlier. Discuss in detail with your hematologist/oncologist.

In brief: D/W yourHematologist
It depends on the biology /prgnostic factors of the cll.
In majority cases, cll is an indolent disease/slowly progressing disease and patients will live for many years with the disease. However there are certain biology of cll that are behaving more agressively and requiring teatment usually earlier. Discuss in detail with your hematologist/oncologist.
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