Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Risk Factors

Risk factors for chronic lymphocytic leukemia include:

  • Age over 50 years
  • Caucasian race
  • Eastern European heritage
  • Family history of leukemia
  • Male gender

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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia References
  1. Yee KW, O'Brien SM. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia: diagnosis and treatment. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006 Aug;81(8):1105-29. [16901035]
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