Many types of leukemia exist. Some forms of leukemia are more common in children. Other forms of leukemia occur mostly in adults. Leukemia.
Treatment options for adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML) include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, stem cell transplant, and other medications.
This is the other most common form of adult leukemia. Some kinds of CLL will be stable for years and won't need treatment. But with others.