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Hairy Cell Leukemia Facts

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Hairy Cell LeukemiaThis fact sheet provides information about hairy cell leukemia, including diagnosis, treatment, clinical trials and support resources. Hairy cell leukemia is a form of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL).

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Most individuals with HCL receive treatment at the time of diagnosis or at some point during the course of the disease. In a small percentage of cases, people do not require immediate treatment and may prefer to wait until signs and symptoms of the disease arise.

last updated on Friday, October 04, 2013

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