Hairy Cell Leukemia
Hairy cell leukemia is the most uncommon type of leukemia. Many people view it as a subset of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. According to Mayo Clinic, approximately 600 to 800 new cases are diagnosed each year. Middle-aged men are the most likely to be diagnosed with it, and it is rarely if ever seen in children.
Hairy cell leukemia is a slow-growing disease in which the bone marrow makes too many ... read more »
Doctors use the same types of methods to diagnose and treat hairy cell leukemia as other types of ... read more »