Leukemia . By: Nora Homsi . What Is Leukemia? . Cancer that starts in the stem cells of the bone marrow in the body that makes blood cells . Stem cells are then developed into Myeloid and Lymphoid Stem Cells. Myeloid= Red Blood Cell, Platelets, White Blood Cells
By: Nora Homsi
(develop from abnormal lymphoid cells.)
(develop from abnormal myeloid cells.)
Chronic MyelogenousLeukemia, bone marrow, ×1000.
(C) & (D)
bone marrow, ×1000.
None known of…yet!
Increase risks of developing leukemia are:
Blood Tests- Blood is taken and studied to see if the different types of blood cells are normal in number and appearance.
Imaging Studies- Imaging studies allow tissues, organs and bones to be looked at in more detail.
To diagnose leukemia, cells are removed from the bone marrow.
THE CIRCULATION SONG!!!!