Category: C

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia: A type of leukemia caused by proliferation of mature-looking lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell important in tne body’s immune system). Although incurable, the disease is not invariably fatal. Incidence and...

Chronic myeloid leukemia

Chronic myeloid leukemia

Chronic myeloid leukemia: Also known as chronic granulocytic leukemia, chronic myeloid leukemia results from uncontrolled proliferation of the class of white blood cell called granulocytes. Large numbers of these cells, in various stages of maturity,...