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Does cll cause tumors? My cousins has tumors in his chest and in his neck. Sometimes he can't hear well out of his left ear.

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Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine
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In brief: CLL

Cll is chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
It sometimes present with lymph nodes in the neck , chest area under the arms and groin area. Cll in general is considered as a precancerous state at the beginning stages. So, most of the time the diseases is just observed for many years in the beginning.

In brief: CLL

Cll is chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
It sometimes present with lymph nodes in the neck , chest area under the arms and groin area. Cll in general is considered as a precancerous state at the beginning stages. So, most of the time the diseases is just observed for many years in the beginning.
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Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: If by tumors you

Mean enlarged lymph nodes in his neck and inside his chest or under his armpits or above his collar bones then the answer is yes.
Enlarged nodes suggests a large tumor burden.

In brief: If by tumors you

Mean enlarged lymph nodes in his neck and inside his chest or under his armpits or above his collar bones then the answer is yes.
Enlarged nodes suggests a large tumor burden.
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