Leukemia Program | Conditions and Treatments

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

What is acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)? In the form of leukemia known as acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a group of white blood cells called lymphocytes is affected. It is also sometimes...

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Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

Acute myelogenous leukemia, or AML, is a type of blood cancer. It is a quickly progressing disease in which too many abnormal white blood cells are found in the bone marrow, the soft, spongy center of...

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Cancer

Childhood cancer is not a single disease type, but an umbrella group of diseases that include blood cancers (leukemia and lymphoma), brain tumors and other solid tumors (of the organs, bones or soft...

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Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia

What is chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)? Chronic myelogenous leukemia (also called chronic myeloid leukemia or CML) is a form of leukemia (blood cancer) that develops in the bone marrow, the soft,...

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Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia (JMML) is a rare type of blood cancer that occurs when bone marrow production of white blood cells becomes severely disregulated. In children with JMML, the bone...

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Leukemia

Leukemia is a type of blood cancer. It develops in the bone marrow and is the most common form of cancer in children. Leukemia affects around 3,800 children each year in the United States, which is...

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