Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia Symptoms

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) | Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) | Cancer Research UK

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Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) starts from young white blood cells called lymphocytes in the bone marrow. Find out about symptoms, tests to diagnose, treatments and how to cope.

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What were your first signs of leukemia?

Common leukemia signs and symptoms include:

Fever or chills.

Persistent fatigue, weakness.

Frequent or severe infections.

Losing weight without trying.

Swollen lymph nodes, enlarged liver or spleen.

Easy bleeding or bruising.

Recurrent nosebleeds.

Tiny red spots in your skin (petechiae)

Leukemia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic > leukemia > symptoms-causes > syc-20374373

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How long can you live with acute lymphoblastic leukemia?

Survival statistics for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) They come from the National Cancer Intelligence Network (NCIN). Generally for people with ALL: around 70 out of 100 people (70%) will survive their leukaemia for 5 years or more after they are diagnosed.

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What happens if you don't treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia?

This is because the lymphocytes are growing and dividing much quicker than usual. These abnormal cells build up in the blood. The leukaemia cells can build up in the lymph nodes, bone marrow and spleen and make them bigger. If it wasn't treated acute leukaemia would cause death within a few weeks or months.

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Is acute lymphoblastic leukemia fatal?

Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) is also called acute lymphoblastic leukemia. “Acute” means that the leukemia can progress quickly, and if not treated, would probably be fatal within a few months.

What Is Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)? - American Cancer Society > cancer > acute-lymphocytic-leukemia > about > what-is-all

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