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January 17, 2022

Ask the Doctor Question: Why do I get night sweats? Answer: Part of the reason you have night sweats when you have chronic lymphocytic leukemia is because your body turns up its internal thermostat to fight the cancer. It is somewhat of the same as an inflammatory response when your
Ask the Doctor Question: Should I be concerned about two enlarged lymph nodes in my abdomen, celac, and periportal. I had one removed during an unrelated surgery.  Lab results: 9/24/2018 of that lymph node: RIGHT CRUS LYMPH NODE:  Sections show a bisected lymph node with associated fibroadipose tissue. The
Ask the Doctor Question: Should CLL patients get annual mammograms? Answer: Yes. Those with CLL must remain diligent with all secondary cancer screenings. Screening for breast cancer with a mammogram would be one of those. This is because those with CLL are more at risk for many secondary cancers, simply