The Four Forms Of Leukemia

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Leukemia Leukemia is a malignancy of blood cells that affects cells within the bone core. Irregular white blood cells are created to fight off infections. The white bloods that are created from Leukemia do not behave in the similar manner as the typical white cells normally produced by our bodies. In leukemia the cells continue growing and multiplying until they invade the normal cells. Once those abnormal cells become overpowering, the normal cells have a difficult time fighting infections, managing blood loss and carrying the oxygen needed to maintain a healthy status. There are approximately 50,000 cases of leukemia within the United States each year. Categories of Leukemia The four greatest collective forms of leukemia are acute/chronic

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