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What happens when a teenager is diagnosed with leukemia?

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Dr. Stephen Noga
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: They start treatment

Everyone moves quickly to start treatment since the chance of remission is high in young people.

In brief: They start treatment

Everyone moves quickly to start treatment since the chance of remission is high in young people.
Dr. Stephen Noga
Dr. Stephen Noga
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Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Pediatrics

In brief: Leukemia

When a child gets diagnosed with leukemia, he/she will undergo work to determine the stage of leukemia, including bone marrow biopsy, spinal tap, ct scan of abdomen and insertion of central line for chemotherapy.

In brief: Leukemia

When a child gets diagnosed with leukemia, he/she will undergo work to determine the stage of leukemia, including bone marrow biopsy, spinal tap, ct scan of abdomen and insertion of central line for chemotherapy.
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
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