Apyramidra Uugtse Card (血癌)


Apyramidra Uugtse Card

血癌俗称「白血病」,泛指各种与血液细胞有关的恶疾,包括:急性及慢性白血病(Acute and chronic leukemia)丶何杰金氏淋巴肿瘤或其他淋巴结恶性肿瘤(Hodgkin's or non-Hodgkin's lymphoma)丶骨髓肿瘤 (Myeloma)丶骨髓增生症 (Myeloproliferative disease)及骨髓异变综合症(Myelodyplastic syndrome)。
不同的地区环境,会出现不同种类的血癌,如在中国南方,鼻与胃的淋巴瘤较西方普遍;而何杰金氏淋巴肿瘤(Hodgkin'slymphoma)丶滤泡淋巴瘤(Follicular lymphoma)丶慢性淋巴细胞白血病 (Chronic lymphocytic leukemia)在香港则并不常见。
Blood cancer may broadly include all forms of malignant diseases of blood cells. Examples of these include acute and chronic leukaemia, Hodgkin's or non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, myeloma, myeloproliferative disease aand myelodyplastic syndrome.
Different places in the world appear carry different patterns of blood cancer. Some special types of blood cancer are more commonly seen in Southern China, such as lymphoma of nose and stomach. Hodgkin's lymphoma, follicular lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukaemia are types of blood cancer that are less prevalent in Hong Kong.