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sister has ALL and AML . I am getting bruises.

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ive been really tired lately and keep getting random bruises. My sister has has ALL and AML i didnt know if that had anythging to do with it?
I also keep getting lower back pain
yours sincerly Twi1996


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replied May 25th, 2011
Leukemia Answer A23381
Hello and welcome to e health forum.

Presence of blood disorders like ALL and AML, in your sister, puts you at risk of similar blood conditions.

Presence of fatigue and bruises in such a situation, should not be taken lightly.

You might consult your doctor who can get necessary blood tests and additional investigations, and if need refer you to a hematologist for proper diagnosis and treatment.


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