The most common acute leukemia in adults is acute myelogenous leukemia, and the most common chronic leukemia is chronic lymphocytic leukemia, states Mayo Clinic. Although these are the most common types, adults can devel... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Symptoms of leukemia in adults include persistent fatigue, loss of weight, recurring nosebleeds, bone pain and excessive sweating. Specific symptoms depend on the type of leukemia, according to Mayo Clinic. Leukemia also... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Some symptoms of T-cell leukemia include easy bruising or bleeding, itching skin, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes and hypercalcemia, says the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Other symptoms are swelling of the face an... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cancer

A high white blood cell count is associated with cancers of the blood-forming tissues, such as acute lymphocytic leukemia, acute myelogenous leukemia and chronic myelogenous leukemia, explains Mayo Clinic. Caused by an o... More »

Lymphocytic leukemia, also called chronic lymphocytic leukemia, is a type of cancer that affects a person's blood and bone marrow, explains Mayo Clinic. Doctors use the term "lymphocytic" used for this type of cancer bec... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cancer

In children and adults, symptoms of cytomegalovirus infection include fever, diarrhea, seizures, pneumonia and ulcers, states Mayo Clinic. Additional symptoms can be hepatitis, encephalitis, behavioral changes, coma and ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

One of the major causes of nocturnal seizures in adults is autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy, states Mayo Clinic. This is a rare genetic condition, but people with a parent that has it have a 50 percent ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases