Copy (2) of Week 2 Day 5 Assignment Cancer Patient Information Lavora Moses

Copy (2) of Week 2 Day 5 Assignment Cancer Patient Information Lavora Moses

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Cancer patient Information Sheet 1 HCA 240 Cancer Patient Information Sheet Axia College of University of Phoenix Instructor: Mrs. Sharon White
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Cancer patient Information Sheet 2 Date: October 14, 2011 Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia Risk Factors and Causes Radiation exposure Chemicals Inherited Syndromes Race/ethnicity Gender Identical twin with leukemia Preventing, Detecting, and Diagnosing No prevention methods are currently available. Symptoms for detecting Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia. o Weight loss o Fever o Loss of appetite o Anemia o Excess bruising o Frequent or severe nosebleeds o Bleeding gums o Bone or joint pain o Swelling of the belly o Enlarged lymph nodes
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Cancer patient Information Sheet 3 o Enlarged thymus gland Diagnosing Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia. o Medical history and physical exam taken o Blood or bone marrow sample o Spinal cord fluid o Blood cell count o X-ray o CT scan o MRI scan o Ultrasound o Bone scan How Cancer Affects the Body Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells.
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This note was uploaded on 01/22/2012 for the course HEALTHCARE HCA 240, B taught by Professor Nicoletrochta during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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Copy (2) of Week 2 Day 5 Assignment Cancer Patient Information Lavora Moses

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