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Leukemia or just an infection?

By June 13, 2016 - 4:36pm
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My most recent labs show an immature granulocyte count of 5% (normal range 0-4%). My overall abc are within normal limits at 8.5 Is this cause for concern? My Neutrophils were slightly hight and Lymphocytes slightly low? What additional testing should I ask my dr. for. What would someones results be if it showed Leukemia?

Current Symptoms: hot flashes mainly at night, itchy skin, insomnia, fatigue, muscle weakness. etc.

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Hello Beth76,
First, you conform your disease by the doctor.
Leukemia is a type of cancer that begin in the bone marrow, treatment options for chronic leukemia vary greatly, depending on the person's age, the disease caused.
Some common symptom of leukemia are:
1. Weight loss
2. Pain in bone
3. Fever
4. Bleeding
5. Feeling tired

Leukemia treatment options are:
1. Chemotherapy
2. Radiation therapy
3. Targeted therapy
4. Bone marrow transplant


June 17, 2016 - 4:22am
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