The symptoms include  fatigue, loss of appetite, weight loss, fever, anemia, shortness of breath, paleness, palpitations (rapid heartbeat), weakness, dizziness, bleeding, widespread bruising, frequent or severe nose bleeds, bleeding gums, mid-cycle or heavy menstrual flow, red spots on the skin (petechiae), vomiting, headache, sore throat, night sweats, bone or joint pain, enlarged lymph nodes in the neck, underarm, groin or above the collarbone, abdominal discomfort or feeling of fullness,  vision problems, sores in the eyes, swelling of the testicles and frequent infections in lungs(pneumonia), urinary tract, gums, around the anus.

Tests to diagnose: 

The diagnosis of leukemia is based on a complete medical history and physical examination and on the following diagnostic tests: Bone marrow test, Blood test, Biopsy, Complete blood count (CBC), Lumbar puncture (spinal tap) and Chest x-ray


The treatments include: Chemotherapy, Radiation Therapy, Stem Cell Transplant, Biological Therapy and Targeted Therapy


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