The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
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Facts and Statistics
The most common types of leukemia in adults are acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), with an estimated 11,920 new cases annually, and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), with some 8,190 new cases each year.
About 62,250 Americans will be diagnosed with lymphoma in 2004.
During 1995- 2000 relative survival rates overall were:
The most common early symptom of non-Hodgkin lymphoma is painless swelling of the lymph nodes, usually in the neck, armpit, groin or in the abdomen. Other symptoms often include fever, night sweats, excessive tiredness, indigestion and abdominal pain, loss of appetite and bone pain.
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