Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia - July 17, 2008 09:42 AM
Of the four main types of leukemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) isn’t as frequently diagnosed. This Web guide points you to helpful sites that describe CML, including its symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. You’ll also learn where to find support online, and how to connect with others who are battling the disease.
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia - July 15, 2008 05:33 PM
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, also known as CLL, is a type of cancer that develops very slowly in the bone marrow. Use this Web guide to learn more about CLL, how it’s diagnosed and treated, and where to find support.
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - July 14, 2008 10:39 AM
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia, also known as acute lymphocytic leukemia or ALL, is a type of cancer that is really a group of related diseases. The specific subtype of leukemia that a patient has determines the types of treatment given, and the prognosis outlook. Use this Web guide to learn more about ALL, including diagnosis and treatment options, and where to find support.
Hairy Cell Leukemia - June 13, 2008 10:45 AM
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.
Acute Myelogenous Leukemia - May 05, 2008 04:59 PM
Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, known as Acute Myeloid Leukemia, or AML, is a fast-growing cancer that starts in the bone marrow or other blood-forming tissue and spreads into the bloodstream. It is the most common type of leukemia.
Leukemia: Information, Research and Support - October 29, 2007 02:39 AM
Leukemia is the most common blood cancer. According to the National Cancer Institute, about 29,000 adults and 2,000 children are diagnosed with the disease each year. If you or someone you love is affected by leukemia, you'll want answers. Use the Leukemia Web Guide to find reliable information.