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  1. Leukaemia

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    Leukaemia, The main types of leukaemia are: Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) Chronic ...

  2. Childhood Leukaemias

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    Childhood Leukaemias, Most children with leukaemia have either acute lymphoblastic leukaemia or acute myeloid leukaemia. The outlook (prognosis) for children with l...

  3. Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia

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    Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia, Children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia have a good chance of a cure with treatment. What is leukaemia? Leukaemia is a cancer...

  4. Childhood Leukaemias

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    Childhood Leukaemias, Of the different types of childhood leukaemia [ 1 ] : Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) accounts for about 78% of all leukaemia diagnosed in ...

  5. Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML)

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    Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML), The main types of leukaemia are: Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). Acute myeloid le...

  6. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

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    Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL), Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML). Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML). There are various ...

  7. Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML)

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    Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML), The main types of leukaemia are: Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). Acute myeloid leuk...

  8. Acute Myeloid Leukaemia

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    Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, Synonyms: acute myelogenous leukaemia, acute myeloblastic leukaemia See also the separate Childhood Leukaemias article. , aml ...

  9. Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia

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    Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia, Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative disorder of pluripotent haemopoietic stem cells, affecting one or all cell lines (erythroid, plat...

  10. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia

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    Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia, Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) represents about a quarter of all leukaemias seen in clinical practice and is largely a disease of older ...

  11. Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia

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    Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia, See also separate Childhood Leukaemias article. Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) is a malignant transformation of a clone of cells f...

  12. Children's Cancers

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    There are two main types of childhood leukaemia - acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and acute myeloid leukaemia. Chronic myeloid leukaemia affects a small number of children. ...

  13. Swollen Lymph Glands

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    Cancers, lymphomas and leukaemias - the less common causes Some cells from a cancer can break off and spread (metastasise) to nearby lymph glands via the lymph channels.

  14. Splenomegaly and Hypersplenism

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    Aetiology Haematological: Haemolytic anaemias (eg, thalassaemia, red cell defects, sickle cell anaemia). Acute leukaemias, chronic leukaemias. Polycythaemia rubra ve...

  15. Di Guglielmo's Syndrome

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    It accounts for 3-5% of all acute myeloid leukaemias (AML); it also forms 20-30% of all secondary leukaemias. [ 3 ] Risk factors Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) Ionisin...

  16. Myelofibrosis

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    MF may be secondary to a variety of diseases, including: Leukaemias: acute lymphocytic leukaemia, acute myelogenous leukaemia, acute megakaryocytic leukaemia, chronic ...

  17. Eosinophilia

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    A group of disorders causing high-grade persistant eosinophilia, where other causes have been excluded. [ 1 ] Neoplasia: Lymphoma (eg, Hodgkin's lymphoma , non-Hodgkin's lymphoma )....

  18. Polycythaemia Vera

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    Rarely, acute myeloid leukaemia can develop in people with PV . The risk is increased if you develop myelofibrosis. This risk of acute leukaemia may also be increased a little if certain medi...

  19. CT Colonography

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    Also, the younger you are when you have a CT scan, the greater the lifetime risk of developing cancer or leukaemia. Various studies have aimed to estimate the risk of developing cancer or ...

  20. CT Scan

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    Exposure to large doses of radiation is linked to developing cancer or leukaemia - often many years later. The dose of X-ray radiation needed for a CT scan is much more than for a single X...