Leukemia and Lymphoma 1 of 2
Discussion of the cancers of blood, bone marrow and lymphatic system such as leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma.
Part one of this two-part program addresses the following topics:
- Leukemia types:
- Acute vs. chronic
- Lymphocytic vs. myelogenous
- Leukemia symptoms
- Childhood leukemia
- Leukemia treatments
- Targeted therapies including Gleevec
- Bone marrow transplants
Dr. Maria Baer is the head of the Hematologic Malignancies Program at the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center. Dr. Baer is also a professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
This page was last updated: August 7, 2013