Leukemia Treatment in Lagos
The type of cancer diagnosed and the stage of the disease determine the treatment options for leukaemia. Targeted therapy, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy are some of the medications that can be prescribed alone or in combination. Our multidisciplinary team of leukaemia experts will address your concerns and make treatment recommendations based on your specific diagnosis and needs. The following are some of the most common leukaemia treatments:
Transplantation of stem cells
Stable blood-forming stem cells are infused into the body during a stem cell transplant.
Chemotherapy for leukaemia usually consists of a series of drugs given in a specific order, and it can be a choice for treating various types of leukaemia and preventing the disease from recurring.
Radiation therapy may be used to destroy leukaemia cells or to alleviate the pain and discomfort caused by an enlarged liver, spleen, or lymph nodes.
Targeted therapy medications are designed to specifically target cancer cells, potentially reducing side effects and reducing damage to healthy cells.