acute lymphoblastic leukemia

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Synonyms for acute lymphoblastic leukemia

acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood

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Ella, four, who has acute lymphocytic leukaemia, a type of blood cancer, had dreamed of visiting Disneyworld in Flor-ida to meet her cartoon hero Mickey Mouse last Christmas.
The four-year-old has acute lymphocytic leukaemia, a type of blood cancer, and has dreamed of visiting Disneyworld in Florida to meet her cartoon hero.
After a blood and bone marrow test confirmed the worst, the terrified teenager endured an exhausting course of chemotherapy and radiotherapy only to develop acute lymphocytic leukaemia for a second time five years later.
The former Celtic striker's top is expected to spark a bidding war on eBay when Linsay Gray, 34, puts it on sale in memory of her sister Gillian - who died from Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia.
There are two main types of acute leukaemia, acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) and acute lymphocytic leukaemia (ALL).
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