The Link Between Allergies And Blood Cancer

The Link Between Allergies And Blood Cancer.

Women with pollen allergies may be at increased hazard for blood cancers such as leukemia and lymphoma, a redone study suggests Dec 2013. Researchers did not uncover the same interdependence in men. This suggests there is something solitary in women that causes chronic allergy-related stimulation of the immune system to increase vulnerability to the occurrence of blood cancers, the study authors said khilakar. The study included 66000 people, old 50 to 76, who were followed for an average of eight years.

During the follow-up period, 681 living souls developed a blood cancer. These people were more likely to be male, to have two or more first-degree relatives with a relation of leukemia or lymphoma, to be less active and to rate their health status as poor manforce de kr soyi hui kamsin ki gand maari. Among women, however, a old hat of allergies to plants, grass and trees was significantly associated with a higher risk of blood cancers.

The sense for this is unknown but may have something to do with the effects of hormones, according to the authors of the study in the December problem of the American Journal of Hematology. "To the best of our knowledge, ours is the first study to suggest important gender differences in the combine between allergies and blood cancers ," wrote study first designer Dr Mazyar Shadman, a senior fellow in the clinical research division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. Shadman prominent that there is great scientific interest in the immune system's dormant role in cancer development.

So "If your immune system is over-reactive, then you have problems; if it's under-reactive, you're flourishing to have problems. Increasing evidence indicates that dysregulation of the immune system, such as you realize in allergic and autoimmune disorders, can affect survival of cells in developing tumors," Shadman said in a scuttlebutt release from the center. While the study found an association between pollen allergies and blood cancers mid women, it did not prove cause-and-effect formula. More information The US National Cancer Institute has more about leukemia.

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