Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) complications
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

Complications could include:

  • When your skin is cut or scraped, you begin to bleed. This is because blood vessels in the area are damaged. Learn how to stop bleeding from bloody noses, scrapes or wounds.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Bleeding can refer to blood loss inside the body (internal bleeding) or blood loss outside of the body (external bleeding). It can cause bruising, pain, and symptoms of shock. Too much bleeding can lead to death.
    Source:HLCMS
  • One life-threatening complication of infection is sepsis, which often occurs in people who are elderly or have weak immune systems. Patches of discolored skin is a symptom of severe sepsis.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) is an infection that is passed between people through skin-to-skin contact. Some strains of the virus are harmless. Others can cause serious health problems.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Echinococcus is an infection caused by the echinococcus multilocularis worm, which is a parasitic tapeworm.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Nosocomial infections are infections are acquired in hospitals and other healthcare facilities.
    Source:HLCMS
  • An outer ear infection is an infection in the tube that connects the opening of the ear to the eardrum.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Weil's disease is a severe form of the bacterial infection leptospirosis, which can lead to organ failure and bleeding. Symptoms include nausea, fever, headache, and jaundice.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cuts and scratches are areas of damage on the surface of the skin. A cut is a line of damage that can go through the skin and into the muscle tissues below.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A surgical wound is a cut or an incision in the skin that is usually made by a scalpel during surgery.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Erythroblastosis fetalis is a condition that causes the mother's red blood cells attack those of the baby as they would any foreign invaders.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Anemia occurs when the number of healthy red blood cells (RBCs) in the body is too low. Red cells carry oxygen to all the body's tissues, so a low red blood cell count indicates that the amount of oxygen in the blood is lower than it should be. Ma...
    Source:HLCMS
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