Journal of Phlebology and Lymphology

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Awareness about bone marrow cancer in postgraduate students

Author(s): Imran Qadir* and Aleena Ahmad Somroo

Bone marrow is spongy tissues which have stem cells that can further develop in any type of blood cells which is very important to maintain our cellular functioning bone marrow cancer occurs when tumors are formed in the bones and this tumor can divide aggressively and can also spread to other parts of body. Questionnaire was developed consisting of 15 questions to determine the awareness about bone marrow cancer in postgraduate university student 37 M.Phil. students were selected. The basic purpose of this study was to know awareness about bone marrow cancer. It was concluded that only a few students were well aware of bone marrow cancer.

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