Blood Cancer is different from other types of Cancer. Blood cancer occurs when something goes wrong with the development of your blood cells. This stops them working properly and they may produce out of control.
This cancer can stop human’s blood doing the things it normally does to save you healthy, like fighting off infections or helping repair your body.
Types of blood cancer
Main types of blood cancer bellow-
Lymphoma- This occurs when body’s lymphocytes (a certain type of white blood cell) become harmful.
Myeloma – This occurs when body’s plasma cells (a type of B lymphocyte) become harmful.
Leukaemia – This occurs when body’s leukocytes (white blood cells) become harmful.
Here are the stages of Blood Cancer:
The stages of the blood cancer are divided on the basis of metastasis. There are different rules to define different stages, according to the symptoms and level of metastasis.
Stage 1. The enlargement of the lymph nodes is 1st stage of blood cancer. This occurs because of the sudden rise of the number of the lymphocytes. The risk at this stage is very low as the blood cancer is not yet range or affected any other physical body part.
Stage 2. 2nd stage of blood cancer, spleen, liver and lymph nodes get enlarged. It is not necessary that all these body part get affected at the similar time; though, this stage includes one of these organs for sure. The growth of the lymphocytes is very high in this 2nd stage.
Stage 3. 3rd stage of blood cancer, anaemia grows in the third stage and above stated body part are still found enlarged. It is assured that more than two organs get affected in this 3rd stage.
Stage 4. 4th stage of blood cancer is the last stage with the main risk ratio. The rate of blood platelets starts dropping fast. The cancerous cells start moving the lungs including the other organs which already started getting affected in the earlier stages. This Last stage, is More likely to be acute at last stage is Anaemia.