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What treatments will I most likely receive with leukemia?
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Dr. Michael Thompson
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Depends on Dx
It depends on your leukemia diagnosis.
There are many types of leukemia including cll, cml, all, AML with wide variability in the treatment approaches and prognosis. Cml can (usually) be treated with a pill as chronic therapy while all and AML may receive highly intensive chemotherapies and possibly stem cell transplantation.

In brief: Depends on Dx
It depends on your leukemia diagnosis.
There are many types of leukemia including cll, cml, all, AML with wide variability in the treatment approaches and prognosis. Cml can (usually) be treated with a pill as chronic therapy while all and AML may receive highly intensive chemotherapies and possibly stem cell transplantation.
Dr. Michael Thompson
Dr. Michael Thompson
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Dr. Agos Luca
Pathology
In brief: It depends
The treatment varies significantly function of type of leukemia, age of patient, coexisting conditions, etc.
A form of chemotherapy is virtually always used.

In brief: It depends
The treatment varies significantly function of type of leukemia, age of patient, coexisting conditions, etc.
A form of chemotherapy is virtually always used.
Dr. Agos Luca
Dr. Agos Luca
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