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Haematological Disorders

Also known as Bone Marrow Disorders, Common Variable Immunodeficiency, Eosinophilia, Favism, G6PD Deficiency, Gaucher's Disease, Hereditary Spherocytosis, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Immunodeficiency, Leukaemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Neutropenia, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Porphyria, Sickle Cell Disease, Thalassaemia, Wiskott Aldrich Syndrome, XLP - X-Linked Lymphoproliferative Syndrome

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  • Pls help, wbc,leukemia?

    I went to the doctor because I had diarrhea for 2 weeks and the day I went to the emergency room was on the 11th of this month because I had some red blood on toilet paper. I had done a CBC earlier that day at my doctors office and my wbc was 14 or 14000. When I went to the er 8 hours later my wbc was...

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  • Help! In need of some answers regarding widespread body pain

    Hi all! I'm a mother of 2 under 2 and I've recently had some trouble with anxiety that I've been trying to manage. My doctor has prescribed lexapro, and amitriptyline. Long story short, neither worked and I'm no longer taking them. Several months back when the anxiety started getting...

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  • Doctors seem unconcerned about every lymphoma "red flag"

    Hello! I have been struggling very hard to find answers after having to stop a biological medication last year that lists "lymphoma" as a possibility. First, I was just feeling terribly unwell and went through round after round of antibiotics and steroids for recurrent cough and chest pain,...

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  • Possible lymphoma? So confused!?

    Hi, I’m 15 and have started to suddenly have some strange symptoms. I firstly thought it could be an eye problem, as I’m having increasing floaters, floating dark lines and flashes. However recently I’m starting to suspect something different as I have started to have problems with my whole body. Firstly,...

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  • bloodtests out of whack

    hiya guys sorry to be a pain and posting again just wondering if you have bloodtests done by a consultant and they give you a date to see them again if anything really bad shows up in the tests would they get hold of you sooner or wait until your next appointment my bloodtests were ldh serum protein...

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  • Lump on head near Temple- MRI's show nothing

    I have been dealing with theses symptoms that have only worsen over the last 3 months. I have seen multiple drs with no answer just tossing meds at me. It started 3 months ago I noticed my temple area was swollen. Its a hard lump, I figured it was a sinus infection and went to urgent care. Urgent care...

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  • sudden painful and swollen red armpit

    hi I just realised my armpit hurts. theres a small bump and its sliiightly red. had ct scan of armpits two months ago during my yearly breasts checks and were clean. any ideas?could it be cancer?/lymphoma?breast cancer?

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  • Lymph nodes issues, some itching - lymphoma?

    I've had swollen lymph nodes in my head and back of neck for 8 months now. I have seen my reg dr, ENT, dermo and an oncologist (just to get variety of opinions). All of them do not seem concerned as I don't really have any other symptoms and all the nodes are small (around 1cm) and have not changed...

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  • Lymphoma?? Help

    Hi everyone, I am worried about having Lymphoma because a couple of some symptoms are showing. BTW, I am 15 y/o and during my yearly check-up my doctor told me that at my age having swollen lymph nodes are fairly common. Also, when the second condition came up, I was 12 y/o and had gotten the flu. Since...

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  • Feeling Desperate.. Swollen Lymph Nodes 8 Months

    Hi All! I am a 27 y/o female and I have had swollen/achey lymph nodes since February 2016. I am typically not a very sickly person, and rarely go to the doctor. In February I began feeling "off" - have muscle aches and pains, feeling of swollen lymph nodes in my neck, and just feeling generally...

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  • Borderline Neutropenia

    I've been getting recurrent gastrointestinal bloating, periodic soft stools, perianal sores and abscesses, mouth ulcers and oral thrush for quite some time now - it's often accompanied by a feeling of being unwell, headaches, stiff neck, really bad confusion / brain fog, etc. Sometimes these...

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  • high white and red cell count

    hiya its me again sorry for keep posting but just wondering if anyone could give me their experiance September i started with bad chest on and off sore throat ear pain swollen neck gland tiredness dizzy feeling sick shortness of breath low grade fevers weeing alot tight chest pain under left ribcage...

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  • HELP

    I have totally convinced myself I have leukemia.  For about 14 months now I have had this mystery illness that has been crippling and no one can figure it out. My symptoms include.. 1. Heart palpitations (a lot) 2. Racing heart 3. Nausea and vomiting  4. Hot flashes  5. Dizziness ...

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  • Swollen hard occipital lymph node over a year. Help

    To make things brief. Im extremely terrified. Ive been having the C-word scares for over 3 years first it was when i find out i had a lump in my breast after i had my 2 kids, and find out it was a fibroadenoma a benign tumor and been constantly checking my body for any lumps and bumps since then one...

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  • Neutropenia

    can I ask if anyone knows that if a haematologist says that your white cell count is low but it’s “ normal for you” then does that mean you will have neutropenia for your life time? aabb

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  • Swollen lymph node in neck. 3 cm for a number of years

    Hello, I am 20 years old and I have had a swollen lymph node on the right side of my neck below my jaw for 3-5 years now. It has seemed to remain the same size, about 3 cm on the long axis and 1.5 cm on the short axis, for the entire time, and is movable, but not entirely soft.  Each doctor that...

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  • Confused

    I have had blood tests every month this year as they have discovered that my White cell count is going down. It is 2.8 and my neutrophils are 1.2. I haven’t had a bug/cold etc but haven’t been feeling good for about a year. Can anyone explain why this is happening? My doc said I have neutropenia and...

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  • So scared of leukemia

    I came up with a large purple bruise about 5 weeks ago and at this point I wasn’t feeling great so I googled and instantly thought I had leukemia, the bruise faded quickly but I slowly started to experience other symptoms of leukemia , I had a fever and stomach pain which sent me to a&e , they did...

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  • Low white blood cell count and stomach/abdominal pain

    Hello everyone, I am trying to figure out possible causes of my symptoms. I've seen different doctors for the past couple of months and have yet to figure out what is wrong. I started crossfit in May and have lost twenty pounds until my doctor advised me to stop exercising completely in late October...

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  • is it hypocondria or leukemia ???

    i've been worrying i might have leukemia for the past few weeks . Loss of appetite and feeling nauseous, and i have 3 red tiny spot on my thigh . I checked online and all these symptoms were linked to leukemia !!! Am i just worrying too much ???

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  • My Sister has Serious Alergy

    Hello My Sister Has an Alergy everytime she's Consuming Sugar and Gluten, and one of her foot is swollen and after that there is big pain. the problem now is we visited a doctor but we still don't know what to call it. they say to her to make examination Heart's ECO and ECO DOPLER in both...

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  • Chronic colds and flus

    Hi, this will be unfortunately a pretty long post but I'm desperate to find help. Since the time I was born I have a problem of chronic illnesses. Mostly they are colds and flus, they usually start with sore throat and fever and transform into chesty cough. All the symptoms are pretty severe up...

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  • Scared I have leukemia

    I have been a nervous wreck and stressed and anxious since I had a health scare in early January. My doctor did a CBC and my WBC came back slightly elevated. 12.4. I’m scared now I have leukemia. She didn’t mention doing anything special because of this. Should I be concerned? I don’t know what to do. 

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  • Complete numbness of leg

    I have complete numbness in my right legi jad surgery 2 years ago ( Posterolateral corner reconstruction) and sence the surgery i had numbness on the outer side of my knee ( same side as the incision) amd now about a week ago it started spreading just a little and now it has spread to where it is my...

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  • Low white cell count

    i am a 47 year old female. I haven’t been feeling “me” for roughly a year. Thankfully I am still able to work but struggle daily with energy, pain etc. Since January I have had to get bloods done every month as my white cell count is low. Was back at the doctors today, who said that they will monitor...

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  • Thalasemia diagnosis

    I’ve recently been tested formThalasemia and my results cakes back positive. I’m waiting on further blood tests but on 26 March I had an iron infusion as I was also anaemic. I’ve read on the Thalasemia website Australia that patients with this condition should never take iron supplements. Does anyone...

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  • High iron serum, low ferritin in 15-month old toddler

    Hello, My son was diagnosed as anemic at his 1-year check-up. I believe his hemoglobin was 7. I started him on a multivitamin with iron (polyvisol) and we did a complete blood test at 15months. His iron serum was really high (183) and hemoglobin was at 10.2 which was higher. Serum ferritin was at 7...

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  • Pain in neck, collar bone and shoulders when drinking alcohol??

    For ages now I seem to get a horrible type of pain in my neck, collar bone and shoulders when drinking alcohol! It's not every time and sometimes if i'm drinking for example wine, one session I can be fine on it, the next time I drink wine it can cause the pain. It can vary between what I drink...

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  • Lymphoma

    Can anyone help me had ct scan of the groin area plus all blood tests all come back clear' since August I've had drenching night sweats fatigue server weightloss was 11 stone now 6 and a half tiard stuggling with my shifts at work swollen lymph glands in the groins neck under arms found 1 in...

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  • Mom thinks dad (47) might have cancer?

    Age - 47 Weight - around 156 lbs Height 5'8-5'9 He doesn't take any meds. His bp has been high since last year Anemic (thalessemia minor) Indian Current medications - doesn't take any meds Went for a check up for his chest pain - doc didn't find anything abnormal in his heart PMH-...

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