What is another word for leucaemia?

5 synonyms found


[ luːkˈiːmi͡ə], [ luːkˈiːmi‍ə], [ l_uː_k_ˈiː_m_iə]

Synonyms for Leucaemia:

How to use "Leucaemia" in context?

Leukaemia is a serious blood cancer. There are many types of leukemia, but all fall into one of three main categories: myeloid, lymphoid, or myelocytic. Myeloid leukemia is the most common type, accounting for around 75% of all cases. There are many different types of myeloid leukemia, but the most common is acute myeloid leukemia (AML), which is typified by a rapid onset of symptoms and a poor prognosis. Lymphoid leukemia is the second most common type, accounting for around 20% of cases.

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