Fast Five Quiz: Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

Karl J. D'Silva, MD; Emmanuel C. Besa, MD; Anand Patel, MD


October 11, 2023

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is one of the most common hematologic cancers and can be accompanied by potentially serious comorbidities, such as venous thromboembolism and anemia.

A majority of patients diagnosed with CLL respond well to first-line treatment. But, given the pathophysiology of CLL, recurrence is inevitable for many. Fortunately, treatment for relapsed/refractory CLL has significantly improved in recent years, with data showing prolonged progression-free survival in this population.

Do you know the basics about relapsed/refractory CLL? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.


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