Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is also known as chronic myelogenous leukemia. According to the American Cancer Society, CML is a type of cancer that starts in blood-forming cells of the bone marrow and then invades the blood. It can spread to the lymph nodes, spleen, liver, and other parts of the body. CML can also change into a fast-growing acute leukemia that invades almost any organ in the body.
What is Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML)?
Leukaemia is cancer of the white blood cells. There are essentially two broad categories of leukemia – acute and chronic.
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