irst, explain the term for the disease and break it down into its word parts. Second, research your topic, using the website given. (quality research involves quality websites, and that is a requirement this week!) Third,
write 4 or 5 sentences about your chosen topic. Please include mostly
facts that you found in your research. You may include a small amount of personal information if you like. Fourth, cite your source, like this: HOW TO CITE SOURCES, MADE EASY!
It is the term used to refer to malignant proliferation of white blood cells leading to general erythrocytopenia, thrombocytopenia and excess ineffective leukocytes.
according to American Cancer association, it is defined as:Leukemia is a cancer of the early blood-forming cells. Most often, leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells, but some leukemias start in other blood cell types. Leukemia is often described as being either acute (fast growing) or chronic (slow growing). Different types of leukemia have different treatment options and outlooks.
Wording : Leuk- meaning white indicating white blood cells
; and emia meaning excess in blood.
Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
-Affects mostly adults but can also affect children
- Histology :easinophilic incussions, auer bodies