Blood cancer treatment depends on the type of blood cancer you have, your health, and your wishes.
Types of treatment
There are a range of different treatments for blood cancer. The treatment your doctors recommend will depend on the type of blood cancer you have, your health, and your wishes.
There are lots of different treatments for blood cancer. The treatment you have will depend on the type of blood cancer you have and your personal preferences.
Aims of treatment
For many people the aim of treatment is to cure cancer. It’s also possible to have partial remission, when there are only small numbers of cancer cells left in the body.
Finishing treatment can be a strangely difficult time. Although you may feel relieved or happy, you may also feel quite anxious or frustrated.
A blood transfusion is where you are given blood that has been donated by someone else. It’s usually given to you through a plastic tube into a vein in your arm.
CAR-T therapy is a new type of cancer treatment that uses the immune system to kill cancer cells. In some cases it has cured people where all other treatments have failed.