Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is a type of blood cancer that invades blood and rapidly spreads all over the body. Symptoms can be joint pain, fatigue, fever, sudden weight loss, feeling full at ease, red spots on skin, etc.
HOW IS ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTIC LEUKEMIA DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis methods for acute lymphoblastic leukemia are blood tests, imaging tests, bone marrow evaluation and spinal fluid test.
HOW IS ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTIC LEUKEMIA TREATED?
The various treatments done are: • Chemotherapy • Radiation therapy • Chemotherapy with stem cell transplant • Targeted therapy
DID YOU KNOW?
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia is a very common among children and early detection and treatment can cure it fully. However in adults the chance of curing is reduced due to age.