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Types of Blood Cancer

Dr. Tarang Krishna
19 Sep 2018
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There are mainly 4 types of Blood Cancers/ Leukemia. This includes Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML), Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL) and Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML).

The types of leukemia cancers or Blood Cancer are mainly of 4 types. This includes :
Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) - This type of cancer starts in immature red blood cells, platelets and white blood cells (except lymphocytes). These cells grow and divide very quickly, leading to large number of abnormal blood cells.
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)- This type of cancer starts in mature blood cells except lymphocytes. It develops very gradually and symptoms take time to appear.
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL) - This type of cancer occurs due to the abnormal growth of immature white blood cells (lymphocytes).
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)- Mature white blood cells (Lymphocytes) are affected and the condition gets worse with time.


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Dr. Tarang Krishna is one of the prime oncologists practicing at Cancer Healer Center located in New Friends Colony in Delhi. His unique approach towards each of the case at the hospital with the assistance of revolutionary science has created a trustworthy base of patients who have received successful medical treatments. He is practicing for more than two decades now. Dr. Tarang has received several awards and recognitions which includes India Healthcare Awards' Certificate of Excellence in the year 2014 and "Dr. Jugal Kishore Award" in the year 2013. Apart from this, he has also received several national awards and recognitions in the field of cancer treatments. His expertise in the field of oncology is recognized across the country. Book an appointment with Dr. Tarang Krishna with
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