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Benefits of Direct-Acting Antivirals for Hepatitis C - Annals of Internal Medicine



Benefits of Direct-Acting Antivirals for Hepatitis C 
Annals of Internal Medicine
Hepatitis C virus infection also causes extrahepatic diseases, including cryoglobulinemic vasculitis, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and other B-cell lymphoproliferative disorders. Resolution of symptoms and organ damage caused by cryoglobulinemic vasculitis ...

 


Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma epidemiology 2017 - Medgadget (blog)



Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma epidemiology 2017 
Medgadget (blog)
... the basis of sub-types (Mycosis fungoides, Sezary syndrome and others i.e., Primary cutaneous peripheral T-cell lymphoma, ATLL, primary cutaneous CD30+ T-cell lymphoproliferative disorders, subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma (SPTCL) and ...

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Enlarged Spleen (Splenomegaly) - News-Medical.net



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Enlarged Spleen (Splenomegaly) 
News-Medical.net
The spleen is an intra-abdominal organ located just below the left side of the ribcage, behind the stomach. It is involved in removing abnormal or worn-out red cells from the blood, and also contributes to the immune function of the body, by providing ...

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Current Approaches to Diagnosis and Risk Stratification in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia - Targeted Oncology



Current Approaches to Diagnosis and Risk Stratification in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia 
Targeted Oncology
Flow cytometric analysis for these markers is therefore used to establish a differential diagnosis from other B-cell lymphoproliferative disorders such as marginal zone lymphoma, lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma, and mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), all of which ...

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Differential Disease Susceptibilities in Experimentally Reptarenavirus-Infected Boa Constrictors and Ball Pythons - Journal of Virology



Differential Disease Susceptibilities in Experimentally Reptarenavirus-Infected Boa Constrictors and Ball Pythons 
Journal of Virology
It has traditionally been diagnosed by the presence of large eosinophilic cytoplasmic inclusions and is associated with neurological, gastrointestinal, and lymphoproliferative disorders. Previously, we identified and established a culture system for a ...

 


Young Doctor Diagnosed With A Death Sentence Hopes To Cure Himself ? Before It's Too Late - Huffington Post



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Young Doctor Diagnosed With A Death Sentence Hopes To Cure Himself ? Before It's Too Late 
Huffington Post
Every year, about 5,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with this lymphoproliferative disorder, making it about as common as Lou Gehrig's Disease (or ALS). For the majority of patients, symptoms can be mild and surgery can cure the disease. Fajgenbaum ...

 


Breakthrough T-Cell Therapy Halts EBV-Associated Lymphoproliferative Disorders - OncLive



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Breakthrough T-Cell Therapy Halts EBV-Associated Lymphoproliferative Disorders 
OncLive
Infusions of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)?specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTLs) from healthy donors led to high response rates and significant extensions in overall survival (OS) for patients with rituximab-refractory EBV?associated lymphoproliferative ...

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Lower Dose ATLG Safer, More Effective in Children With Hematologic Malignancies - OncLive



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Lower Dose ATLG Safer, More Effective in Children With Hematologic Malignancies 
OncLive
A 15 mg/kg dose of rabbit anti-T-lymphocyte globulin (ATLG) was associated with similar graft-vs-host-disease (GVHD), less nonrelapse mortality, and less disease recurrence compared with a 30 mg/kg dose for children with hematological malignancies.

 


Reassessment of Anti-CD20 Therapy in Lymphoid Malignancies: Impact, Limitations, and New Directions - Cancer Network



Reassessment of Anti-CD20 Therapy in Lymphoid Malignancies: Impact, Limitations, and New Directions 
Cancer Network
The contribution of rituximab and other anti-CD20 antibodies has been most pronounced in the treatment of B-cell lymphoproliferative disorders. Early studies of rituximab as a single agent by Maloney and colleagues showed favorable tolerability and ...

 


The Largest International Assembly on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Kicks Off its 17th Biennial Meeting in New ... - PR Newswire (press release)



The Largest International Assembly on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Kicks Off its 17th Biennial Meeting in New ... 
PR Newswire (press release)
As the world's leading member-driven organization dedicated to the field of CLL and related lymphoproliferative disorders, iwCLL assembles speakers from scientific research, clinical medicine, and pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries to advance ...

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