Leukaemia: Family and my doctor’s support got me through it
Dean’s AML story
As a young apprentice motor mechanic, Dean Fowler was given a diagnosis of acute myeloid leukaemia (AML).
In this video, Dean talks about his initial AML diagnosis as well as chemotherapy treatment and an eventual bone marrow transplant.
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