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Leukemia

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Leukemia

  1. 1. CancerLeukemiaBy: Paula Morales
  2. 2. What is Leukemia?• Leukemia is a cancer that starts in blood- forming tissue such as the bone marrow and causes large numbers of abnormal blood cells to be produced and enter the blood.
  3. 3. Types of Leukemia• There are two types of Leukemia:• Chronic leukemia: It is when you don’t have the symptoms but it is still there. By the time, it starts growing and it makes you sicker.• Acute leukemia: The leukemia cells cant do any of the work of normal white blood cells. The number of leukemia cells increases rapidly and it usually worsens quickly.

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