• Acute
  • Unsure of what was happening, his parents Darlene and David took him to Children's National Health System and soon found out that Christopher had acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a type of blood and bone marrow cancer that affects white blood cells. (childrensnational.org)
  • The boy remains cancer-free, and peanut-allergy free, following a bone marrow transplant to treat his acute lymphoblastic leukemia, said the doctors who presented his case today (Nov. 8) at the annual meeting of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) in Baltimore. (livescience.com)
  • bones
  • The implants mimic the structure of long bones in the body, consisting of an outer bone compartment and an inner marrow compartment. (eurekalert.org)