Beginning in the bone marrow, leukemia is the cancer of white blood cells. As leukemia cells grow and multiply, they crowd out normal blood cells and take over the blood.
Goshen Center for Cancer Care treats the following types of leukemia in Goshen and Warsaw, IN, including:
- Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) – CLL can grow fast or slow, and slow-growing CLL may not need treatment for several years.
- Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) – Common in adults, CML grows slowly.
- Hairy cell leukemia (HCL) – This is a less common type of leukemia that affects adults.
From diagnosis to treatment to recovery, our integrated team of experts works to maintain your highest possible quality of life. Request an appointment or call (888) 492-4673 (HOPE) to talk with our oncology information specialists.