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The average five-year survival rate for leukemia is 60.3 percent as of 2010, as reported by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Survival rates can vary widely according to age of patient, severity and duration of disease,... More »

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As of 2015, the average survival rate of people with melanoma is 91 percent. That is up from 49 percent from 1950 to 1954, notes Skin Cancer Foundation. More »

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As of 2014, the average five-year survival rate of patients with acute myeloid leukemia is approximately 25 percent, states Cancer.Net. However, survival rates are impacted by many highly individual factors such as lifes... More »

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As of October 2014, the overall, five-year survival rates for all types of leukemia include 58.6 percent for chronic myeloid leukemia, 83.1 percent for chronic lymphocytic leukemia, 24.9 percent for acute myeloid leukemi... More »

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A disease-free survival rate for people receiving a bone marrow transplant to treat acute myeloid leukemia is between 45 and 60 percent, according to the National Cancer Institute. However, reported disease-free survival... More »

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The Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, CancerCare and The National Foundation for Transplants offer financial assistance to cancer patients, states Cancer.Net. Local service organizat... More »

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As of 2015, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, CancerCare and the HealthWell Foundation are three organizations that provide financial assistance to cancer patients, according to each respective entity. The type of assista... More »

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