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Update 1549: Leukaemia: part 2

Update 1549: Leukaemia: part 2

Treatment for leukaemia can include a wide range of drugs with a variety of side effects. This module discusses when each treatment is considered, and how to manage possible side effects.

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Why read this article? Treatment for leukaemia can include a wide range of drugs with a variety of side effects. This module discusses when each treatment is considered, and how to manage possible side effects.

What treatments are used? Treatment can include chemotherapy and radiotherapy, as well as bone marrow and stem cell transplantation or monoclonal antibodies. The choice of treatment depends on the type of leukaemia and the progression of the disease.

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