Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

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Diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) in 1999, Rich Siegel took the news hard. But following several months of initial shock, he found a way to put the disease in the background and move on with the goal of living life to the fullest. Rich shares his story and his advice for other people with CLL. Get email alerts | http://www.p......
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Where do MPNs come from? Do environmental factors influence whether you will get an MPN? Dr. Alison Moliterno from Johns Hopkins Medicine explains researchers' discoveries about chemical exposure and other environmental factors related to the incidence of MPNs. Get email alerts | http://www.p... Subscribe on YouTube &...
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Until recently, Pat Ford had only told close friends and family about his CLL diagnosis. Pat has been in "watch and wait" since 1996, and he initially felt like "an atomic bomb" went off in his brain. Over the years, he has adopted a new attitude about CLL, and he explains why he feels sharing his story could help newly diagnose...
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Patients often wonder, could having one CLL treatment now prevent them from taking another option in the future? Leading CLL researchers, Dr. David Maloney and Dr. John Pagel, discuss what approaches could limit therapy choices down the road and stress the importance of a long-term planning conversation between doctor and patient. Get email aler...
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Recently, many approved and developing CLL therapies have aimed to inhibit rather than destroy cancer cells, often replacing the more toxic chemotherapy standard. BTK and PI3K inhibitor classes have become familiar terms to CLL patients as more drugs are added to the list of treatment options. But what other classes are emerging? Dr. David Maloney,...
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Often, patients wonder, "What is small lymphocytic leukemia (SLL) and how does it differ from chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)?" A leading CLL expert, Dr. John Pagel, explains the biology of SLL and the approach to treatment, including a drug recently approved for the disease. Get email alerts | http://www.p......
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Gwyneth Stafford CLL & Lymphoma Nurse Specialist at Cambridge University Hospitals gives her perspective on the challenges that CLL patients experience when managing their symptoms. A theme running through the video is the importance of keeping the medical team informed and working together to find strategies and support to reduce impact. Q...
by:PatientPowerEU | 409 views
With many therapy options to consider, how can patients best discuss their CLL treatment options with their doctor? A CLL expert from Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Dr. David Maloney, discusses his approach to determining when to treat and what factors—includi​ng age and pre-existing conditions—he con...
by:patientpower | 693 views
Doctors and patients alike have shown excitement over a new generation of novel agents for the treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that allows some patients to take continuous, oral medications with less toxicity than traditional chemotherapy. While these drugs may offer kinder, gentler treatment path...
by:patientpower | 1039 views
In this video Professor Chris Pepper of The Cardiff CLL Research Group, Institute of Cancer & Genetics at Cardiff University tells us a little about himself and how he became involved in CLL research, the work of the CLL research team and the Cancer Research Genetics Building and provides us wit...
by:PatientPowerEU | 869 views
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