BLOOD CANCER FACTS

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Six chil­dren and adults are di­ag­nosed with a blood cancer like leukaemia, lym­phoma, myeloma or a re­lated blood con­di­tion ev­ery day in New Zealand

Leukaemia is the most com­mon child­hood cancer and lym­phoma is the most com­mon cancer in 15 to 24-yearolds

Blood can­cers are the fifth most com­mon form of cancer in New Zealand The cause of blood cancer is un­known Go to leukaemia.org.nz for more in­for­ma­tion.

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