MLEL | definition of MLEL by Medical dictionary
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MLEL Malignant lymphoepithelial lesion, see there.
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The strong association between MLEL and EBV suggests that the virus has a role in the etiology of MLEL.
Treatment of MLEL requires surgery and, in some cases, postoperative radiation therapy.
Malignant lymphoepithelial lesions (MLELs) are rare tumors of the major salivary glands that occur most often in Asians and Greenland Eskimos.