Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML): Tests
A slowly progressing disease in which too many (not ) are made in the .
Tests for Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML)
Tests that examine the and are used to detect (find) and diagnose .
The following tests and procedures may be used:
Physical exam and history: An exam of the body to check general signs of health, including checking for signs of disease such as an enlarged . A history of the patient’s health habits and past illnesses and will also be taken. Complete count (CBC) with differential: A procedure in which a sample of is drawn and checked for the following: The number of and . The number and type of . The amount of (the that carries ) in the . The portion of the sample made up of …