Leukemia Quizzes & Trivia

Leukemia is one of the most common forms of cancer, and is particularly common among children. In fact it is the most common type of cancer in childhood, although thankfully survival rates are increasing. Leukemia forms in the bone marrow and affects the white blood cells, leaving sufferers very fatigued, feverish, and prone to severe bruising and bleeding. If you want to find out more about this disease, or work in medicine, then try our leukemia quizzes.

Leukemia creates abnormal white blood cells, but what are these known as? How is the condition commonly diagnosed? How many types of leukemia are there? Do you know the risk factors associated with the disease? We have many questions that will test your knowledge to the full.
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Choose the letter of the correct answers. Goodluck !:-)

Questions: 26  |  Attempts: 2886   |  Last updated: Feb 27, 2014
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    A 33-year-old male is being evaluated for possible acute leukemia. Which of the following would the nurse inquire about as a part of the assessment? 

This is a quiz that asks questions about Leukemia. It is a multiple choice quiz.  The Leukemia quiz asks three questions.  There are either answer options "A, B, C, D" or answer options, "A, B, C."

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 1585   |  Last updated: Jan 15, 2013
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    1. Who can get Leukemia?

Welcome to today’s medical quiz, where we’ll be looking at two of the conditions most associated with the overlying concept of cancer; lymphoma and leukaemia. What can you tell us about these two terrible...

Questions: 19  |  Attempts: 826   |  Last updated: Nov 27, 2018
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    A 40-year-old woman has had fatigue since 3 months. O/E, Pustules on face, hepatosplenomegaly. Lab. studies show Hgb 10.2 g/dl, Hct 31.1%, MCV 90 fL, WBC count 67,000/µL, platelet count 50,000/µL. PBS is shown. Labs- prolonged PT, PTT, thrombocytpenia, presence of D-dimers. Which of the following is the most likely chromosomal abnormality?

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 536   |  Last updated: Jun 26, 2020
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    What is Leukemia?

What do you know about Leukemia? This quiz is to test your knowledge on Leukemia and to find out more interesting facts relating to this cause.

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 588   |  Last updated: Feb 15, 2013
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    Which of the following is a type of Leukemia commonly found in chrildren?

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What is the longest someone has lived with leukemia?
1. potential for injury. -question: what nursing diagnosis is seen with acute lymphocytic leukemia and thromocytopenia? needed info: thromocytopenia: decreased platelet count increases the patients risk for injury, normal count: 200,000-400,000 per m
What would the nurse identify as the initial priority for a child with acute lymphocytic leukemia? 
1. instituting infection control precautions-acute lymphocytic leukemia (all) causes leukopenia, resulting in immunosuppression and increasing the risk of infection, a leading cause of death in children with all. therefore, the initial priority nursi
How does leukemia kill you?
1. to a private room so she will not be infected by other patients and health care workers. -question: what are the needs of the patient with acute lymphocytic leukemia and thrombocytopenia? needed info: lymphocytic leukemia, disease characterized by
Where is the best site for examining for the presence of petechiae? An African American client is admitted with acute leukemia. The nurse is assessing for signs and symptoms of bleeding....
The soles of the feetPetechiae are not usually visualized on dark skin. The soles of the feet and palms of the hand provide a lighter surface for assessing the client for petichiae.
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