Leukemia (also known as blood cancer) comes from abnormal hematopoietic stem cells, which are damaged stem cells in the body. When they are cloned a lot, it will cause cell failure and death, thereby reducing the function of organs in the body.
Therefore, as soon as the following 5 “alarming” signals appear, you should actively seek medical attention as soon as possible because it may be a warning sign of blood cancer.
Because the stem cells that make red blood cells are damaged continuously with a decreasing number, the number of red blood cells also decreases accordingly. As a result, your body will be anemic, leading to slower blood circulation, thereby causing dizziness. The condition of dizziness, lightheadedness appearing implicitly warns that cancer cells are approaching and you should go to the hospital for examination immediately.
2. High fever
In winter, the temperature drops sharply, causing the immunity and resistance of many people to decrease. Alternating hot and cold happening in your body often will make you more susceptible to colds and fevers. In fact, the main symptom of leukemia is also manifested by fever. Especially for young people, if they have a fever, they must be observed promptly. If the fever persists or occurs with a high frequency, it is necessary to go to the doctor immediately to rule out blood cancer.
3. Swollen lymph nodes
The lymphatic system is often the first line of defense of the human body and is one of the important manifestations of physical health. Therefore, you should carefully examine the cause and conduct timely treatment if the swollen lymph nodes are caused by blood cancer so as not to make the disease develop more serious.
4. Having skin abnormalities
Skin condition has a great relationship with the metabolism of cells in our body. If the cells in the body have problems, then the lesions on the skin such as redness, itching, even peeling, sores… will appear. This can also damage the nasal cavity, so you need to carefully observe the skin abnormalities and should not take any symptoms lightly.
5. Joint pain
The cause of joint pain may be a problem with blood-forming cells, from which it will affect other parts of the body, so it is easy to make the blood circulation in the joints not circulate. , over time will cause joint pain and other diseases. At this time, many people think that it is a manifestation of calcium deficiency, but in this situation, you should actively go to the doctor to screen for the risk of blood cancer.