306 Possible Causes for Leukemia in USA

  • Leukemia

    There are basically 4 types of leukemia, namely: Acute lymphocytic leukemia, acute myelogenous leukemia, chronic lymphocytic leukemia and chronic myeloid leukemia. … There are four main types of leukemia — acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), acute myeloid leukemia (AML), chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and chronic myeloid leukemia ( … ) leukemia.[1] [2]

  • Benzene Poisoning
    Acute Leukemia Leukemia

    leukemia, malignant lymphoma and aplastic anemia. … Leukemia may follow pancytopenia or aplastic anemia in about a quarter of the leukemia patients, often after a lag of several years. … In another study, among 28,460 people working in factories where they were exposed to benzene, 30 cases of leukemia were found, most of which were of the acute type.[3]

  • Mast Cell Leukemia

    leukemia into the more aggressive acute myeloid leukemia. … Total serum tryptase is elevated in mast cell leukemia. … Mast cell leukemia is an extremely aggressive subtype of acute myeloid leukemia that usually occurs de novo but can, rarely, evolve from transformation of chronic myeloid … [4]

  • Prolymphocytic Leukemia

    Prolymphocytic leukemia is divided into two types according to the kind of cell involved: B-cell prolymphocytic leukemia and T-cell prolymphocytic leukemia. … Described as a type of leukemia having a rather poor prognosis, prolymphocytic leukemia (PLL) is a rare lymphoid malignancy of mature T or B cells. … Prolymphocytic leukemia, encompassing both T-cell and B-cell subtypes, is one of the most aggressive forms of leukemia characterized by a rapidly deteriorating clinical course … [5] [6]

  • Acute Leukemia

    Forms of acute leukemia include: Acute myeloid leukemia Acute erythroid leukemia Acute lymphoblastic leukemia T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma … Forms of acute leukemia include acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).  … Both acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and acute myeloid leukemia (AML) are an acute form of leukemia characterized by proliferation of early lymphoid/myeloid precursor cells … [7] [8]

  • Granulocytic Sarcoma

    Acute myeloid leukemia … Patients treated for acute leukemia who relapse with an isolated chloroma are typically treated with systemic therapy for relapsed leukemia. … Very rarely, chloroma can occur without a known pre-existing or concomitant diagnosis of acute leukemia, acute promyleocytic leukemia or MDS/MPS; this is known as primary … [9]

  • Acute Myelocytic Leukemia
    Acute Leukemia Aleukemic Leukemia

    Acute promyelocytic leukemia Acute myelomonocytic leukemia Acute monoblastic leukemia Acute monocytic leukemia Acute erythroid leukemia Acute megakaryoblastic leukemia Mixed … The term acute myelocytic leukemia (AML), possibly also referred to as acute myeloid leukemia or acute myelogenous leukemia, describes a group of myeloproliferative disorders … Acute myelocytic leukemia (AML), sometimes also referred to as acute myeloid leukemia, is a myeloproliferative disorder and hematological malignancy.[10]

  • Acute Erythremia

    Acute erythroid leukemia is rare, accounting for only 3–5% of all acute myeloid leukemia cases. … Acute erythroid leukemia or Di Guglielmo syndrome is a rare form of acute myeloid leukemia (less than 5% of AML cases) where the myeloproliferation is of erythroblastic precursors … Acute erythroid leukemia (M6) has a relatively poor prognosis.[11]

  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
    Acute Leukemia Leukemia

    Chronic myeloid leukemia accounts for 20% of all leukemias affecting adults. … Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), also known as chronic myelogenous leukemia, is the most common myeloproliferative disorder. … What is chronic myeloid leukemia? … [12] [13]

  • Hairy Cell Leukemia
    Aleukemic Leukemia

    Hairy cell leukemia (HLC) is a rare, chronic form of B-lymphocytic leukemia. … Hairy cell leukemia is a rare, highly treatable form of leukemia, blood cell cancer. … What is hairy cell leukemia? … [14] [15]


Leukemia is a neoplastic disorders of white blood cells. Based on their origin, myeloid or lymphoid, leukemia can be subdivided into two groups with acute and chronic forms.

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  1. Leukemia, Symptoma
  2. Leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Benzene Poisoning, Symptoma
  4. Mast cell leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Prolymphocytic Leukemia, Symptoma
  6. Prolymphocytic leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Acute Leukemia, Symptoma
  8. Acute leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  9. Myeloid sarcoma, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  10. Acute Myelocytic Leukemia, Symptoma
  11. Acute erythroid leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  12. Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, Symptoma
  13. Chronic myelogenous leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  14. Hairy Cell Leukemia, Symptoma
  15. Hairy cell leukemia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0