Different types of blood cancer and its treatment

blood cancer

Blood is responsible for the transportation of important nutrients, vitamins, minerals and transportation of oxygen and carbon dioxide, and much more. Blood cancer is one of the most dangerous types of cancer as it affects the entire circulatory system of the body. Blood cancer usually affects the blood cells and the bone marrow. In blood cancer, the cell cycles get disrupted and the cell continues to grow without stopping that causing the cells to be cancerous. Cancer changes the DNA of the cell that changes the entire function of the blood and the behavior of blood cells behave that further disrupts their working and function.

There are three types of cells present in the blood

White blood cells help in fighting against diseases and it is a huge part of our immune system.

Red blood cells are responsible for the transportation of oxygen and carbon dioxide from the body. It has hemoglobin that is responsible to transport oxygen to the entire body.

Platelets account for most of the part of the blood which helps in blood clotting whenever there is an injury.

Blood cancer is also known as hematologic cancer it begins in the bone marrow which is a place where the blood is produced. In the case of blood cancer, the abnormal cells start growing out of control interrupting the functions of blood. The infected blood cells infect the nearby healthy cells and the new cell produced are also produced cancerous that increasing the production of new blood cells that disrupts the entire function of the body.

Symptoms of blood cancer:

Usually, there are some early signs and symptoms that our body tells as a warning sign. According to the doctors of the best cancer hospital in Jodhpur, it is necessary that the warning signs are noted timely, and appropriate help must be taken with initial warning signs. As early detection of any disease especially cancer helps in providing better treatment options. Some of the symptoms might include:

• Fever • Fatigue • Weakness • Loss of appetite • Nausea • Sudden weight loss • Abdominal discomfort • Headache • Breathlessness • Joint pain • Skin rashes • Frequently infection • Excruciating pain in the body • Swelling of lymph nodes

Different Types of blood cancers

There are three different major types of blood cancer that includes leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. Cancer occurs in the bone marrow and affects and affects the lymphatic system required to make blood

Leukemia

Leukemia is a type of blood cancer that affects white blood cells that are produced in huge amounts but they are unable to fight infections. There are four major types of leukemia that includes acute lymphocytic leukemia, acute myeloid leukemia, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, and chronic myeloid leukemia. White blood cells which are called the Lymphocytes are produced in the bone marrow and cancer in that area spreads too quickly that hampers the entire lymphatic system.

Lymphoma

Lymphoma is a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system that includes lymph nodes, spleen, and thymus gland. The blood vessels store and carry blood vessels that fight against diseases that are affected by this type of cancer. There are two types of lymphoma Hodgkin’s lymphoma that begin in the immune system that affects b-lymphocytes that responsible for making antibodies that first against diseases and Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma that affects the B cells and T cells and it is more common than Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Myeloma

This type of cancer of affects plasma cells present in the bone marrow. Plasma is a type of white blood cell that is responsible for making antibodies. In Myeloma, cancer spreads through bone marrow and damages the healthy blood cells too. It also affects the production of antibodies and people above the age of 50 are at greater risk of having Myeloma.

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