Leukemia - Topic Overview
What type of treatment you need
will depend on many things, including what kind of leukemia you have, how far
along it is, and your age and overall health.
- If you have acute leukemia, you will
need quick treatment to stop the rapid growth of leukemia cells.
- Chronic lymphocytic leukemia may not need to
be treated until you have symptoms. But chronic myelogenous leukemia will
probably be treated right away.
Treatments for leukemia include:
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
December 14, 2012
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