Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

Posted on December 5th, 2001 by

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia is a malignant disorder involving the over-production of mature lymphocytes which results in the abnormal accumulation of these cells in the marrow, the bloodstream, and the lymph system. CLL usually involves the lymph nodes. It usually effects older persons, with an average age of 60, and is more common in men.

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