Chronic means there are fewer immature blast cells and more mature abnormal cells. They multiply slower that the others and function normally for a time. Eventually there are too many abnormal white cells and anemia forms as well as a decreased immune response.
malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; characterized by abnormal proliferation of leukocytes; one of the four major types of cancer
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