Entries by Causenta Gmail

#AskDoctorTom 12: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is a variety of cancer where a person’s bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes, which is a type of white blood cell. It’s also possible for leukemia to affect other white blood cells, red blood cells, and blood platelets.

#AskDoctorTom Episode 14: Ocular Melanoma

Eye or ocular melanoma develops most often in the middle layer of the eye called the uvea. Found under the sclera (white part of the eye), the uvea houses the iris (colored part of the eye), the choroid layer of blood vessels and tissues, and a ciliary body that secretes a transparent liquid called aqueous humor into the eye.