Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

About- Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) is the most common type of childhood cancer of the blood and bone marrow that affects white blood cells.

Symptoms-
 Bleeding from the gums
 Bone and joint pain
 Fever
 Frequent infections
 Frequent nosebleeds
 Enlarged lymph nodes in and around the neck, underarm, abdomen, or groin
 Pale skin
 Shortness of breath
 Feeling Tired
 Weight loss
 Night Sweats
 Loss of appetite
 
Causes-

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) occurs when a bone marrow cell develops errors in its DNA. Factors that may increase the risk of this disease include:
 Previous cancer treatment 
 Exposure to radiation
 Genetic disorders
 Family History
 
Specialists to visit-
 Haematologist 
 Oncologist
 Pediatric Oncologist
 Radiation Oncologist
 

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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.cancer.gov
https://www.cancer.org
https://www.webmd.com

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