Connect with others who understand.

sign up log in
About MyLeukemiaTeam

Leukemia

Questions + Answers

Don't see your question? ask question
Real members of MyLeukemiaTeam have posted questions and answers that support our community guidelines, and should not be taken as medical advice. Looking for the latest medically reviewed content by doctors and experts? Visit our resource section.
View:

Erwinaze

Erwinaze

I want to know why Pfenex (recombinant version of Erwnase) is not yet approved. Also, the lack of transparency, ethical considerations, and timing of my child's map. I need answers; thank you.

Mediport Itches Like Crazy

Mediport Itches Like Crazy

Does anyone else who has a mediport experience frequent itching at the site? Mine itches almost all the time.

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

Never had a problem with that but don't use the port with this treatment.

posted 11 days ago

Blood Type Reversion

Blood Type Reversion

I am in my 12th and final month of maintenance chemotherapy following a stem cell transplant in February 2019. I have not suffered any graft-host disease symptoms, and bone marrow biopsies indicate no recurrence of AML. However, for the last two months in a row, my blood type has reverted back to my original blood type (A+) as opposed to matching that of my donor (O+). Is this anything I need to be concerned about??

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

Interesting. I can’t help you there but I can give you hope. I had a stem cell transplant 6 1/2 years ago but I still do Revlimid every other day but I… read more

posted 4 months ago

Any Info On Ommaya Resivoir

Any Info On Ommaya Resivoir

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

I had one for 5 yrs for treatment of my ALL.

posted 3 months ago

Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Does anyone here have MCL? I am looking for those that have undergone chemo. I am very concerned because I also have vascular disease. My one Kinsey has shrunk so much that it does not function.

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

Thank you for the information on your husband's MCL

posted 5 months ago
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with your email
Already a Member? Log in