acute lymphoblastic leukemia


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Noun1.acute lymphoblastic leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and bloodacute lymphoblastic leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children
acute leukemia - rapidly progressing leukemia
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About ALL Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is a cancer that affects the white blood cells.
The first study to demonstrate that obesity can directly accelerate the progression of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) has been conducted at The Saban Research Institute of Children Hospital Los Angeles and will be published in Cancer Prevention Research.
Clinical significance of minimal residual disease in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Maternal dietary risk factors in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (United States).
41) between supplementation and risk of acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Standard tests for intelligence, anxiety, depression, and attention were performed in survivors of either acute lymphoblastic leukemia or malignant brain tumors, which are the two most common childhood cancers.
17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is committed to bringing the most current information about blood cancers to all patients and is pleased to announce a unique educational opportunity for Spanish-speaking patients with pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and their caregivers.
Ryan has acute lymphoblastic leukemia, a malignant cancer that originates in cells in bone marrow.
Leukemia is the leading cause of cancer deaths in children under age 15 in the United States, Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) accounted for 78% of all U.
Cancer-fighting folate Even a little supplemental folate during a mother's pregnancy appeared to reduce the risk that her child will develop acute lymphoblastic leukemia (161: 8).

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