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Date: December 3rd, 2013

Hippocrates- Father of Medicine Cancer = Crab


The cells grow, divide and mutate erroneously.

Cells with damaged DNA die, but cancer cells with damaged DNA may not.

ď ś Tabacco

You use this, you have this. BE CAREFUL!

ď ś Food and alcohol


ď śChemicals

 Biopsy

 Surgery

ď‚ž Radiation


ď‚ž Chemotherapy


type of cancer in which the body produces large number of immature, abnormally shaped blood cells.


Leukemia affects the bone marrow, the soft, spongy center of the bone that produces blood cells.

 Acute


 Chronic


 Lymphocytic


 Myelogenous


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Information 

Leukemia. (2009, October 23). [Macmillan Publishers Limited]. All rights reserved 0887-6924/09

Blood cancer (leukemia=. (2006, March 30). [Korea, Nature Publishing Group]

Ackerman L. V.; Del Regato J. A. (1984). Leukemia. 6th ed. Cancer: diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis. (pp.182-204). St. Louis: Mosby, 1985.

Izenberg N. (2000). Leukemia. 7th ed. Vol. 2 Human diseases and conditions. (pp.525-528). New York : C. Scribner's Sons

Izenberg N. (2000). Cancer. 7th ed. Vol. 1 Human diseases and conditions. (pp.170-175). New York : C. Scribner's Sons

Alcocer Velasco Abigail CortĂŠs Ortega Mariana Daniela

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generalities about cancer and leukemia