is the one in
to protect the organism of the agents who him can cause damages.
, in the blood they are the white globules that although live very few hours, renew all along in the bony marrow that are located within some bones and is the one in
to produce them.
when the bony space in which the marrow takes place is invaded by cells you vitiate or atípicas that grow in limitless form, cannot work normally and
is developed to
It is to say that the
of the blood takes place because in the bony marrow there are other cells that invade it and they do not allow that it makes white globules. The
is the term that describes the diverse types of
which they affect the blood.
, is the first cause of infantile mortality by
, affects more to
and in the last years it
increased much between adult people.
Its name comes from the Greek and means "white blood", because the blood of the people who suffer this
presents / displays pale
whitish or pink color, due to the high amount of abnormal white globules that are the causes of the
affects to all the sanguineous cells and the bony marrow,
mainly to white globules or leukocytes and it is characterized by
halting in the maturation of the cells in
of the formation of the components of the blood, at the same time that take place without control immature sanguineous cells.
This proliferation of cells you vitiate is originated in the bony marrow, ordered to distribute the blood to different weaves from the body.
Although the cause or causes is not known with exactitude, it knows that diverse predisponentes factors exist as they are the
ones, environmental immunodeficiencies, factors and virus.
Between the identified factors as leading of the
it is the exhibition to ionizing radiations, the
with benzene, pesticidas or tars and the use of some drugs against the
and other medicines. Also some
upheavals like the
of Down, increase the risk.
Some decades ago this
percentage very elevated,
the scientific studies have allowed to
schemes of treatment with
greater effectiveness, helping to that the mortality indices have diminished considerably.
IMPORTANT the content of this note is informative and it does not replace the medical diagnosis, reason why we do not become people in
on its use.