If you or someone you love has ever been diagnosed with a blood cancer such as leukemia or lymphoma, you’re probably already familiar with the concept of remission.
But what about composite remission? Is that the same thing?
We checked in with leukemia specialist Courtney DiNardo, M.D., for insight into this term, which is generally used only with blood cancers.What is composite remission?
It’s a measurement...
What started as incessant itching six years ago led to a diagnosis of chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML) for Seymour Goldstein.
Dry, scaly skin can be a sign of many common skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. It could also be a sign that you’re dehydrated or just need some high-quality moisturizing cream.
But can dry, scaly skin ever be a symptom of cancer?
We checked with dermatologist Saira George, M.D. She told us which cancers might appear as dry, scaly patches or growths on the skin, what qualities distinguish them from benign...