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Leukemia Lab Report

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Leukemia is a malignant disease of the hematopoietic system.

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Leukemia is caused by mutations in the bone marrow cells. The cell does not develop properly into a normal mature white blood cell, and becomes cancerous. Abnormal white blood cell is unable to perform its functions. At the same time abnormal cells begin actively proliferate. As a result, the number of cancer cells increases, and they begin to displace healthy cells. This leads to anemia, bleeding, and infection.
Determined a number of factors that usually affect the formation of blood cells and their malignant transformation. Primarily, it is ionizing radiation (the person for a long time working with ionizing radiation and electromagnetic radiation most likely
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