hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma


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hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma

A rare, rapidly progressive lymphoma that develops in the liver, spleen, and bone marrow. It has been identified in patients taking immunosuppressive drugs for diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease.
See also: lymphoma
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Hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma manifests a rapidly progressive disease course.
More-specific molecules remain to be studied, and real, targeted therapy is needed for effective treatment of hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma.
Hepatosplenic ap T-cell lymphoma: an unusual case with clinical, histologic, and cytogenetic features of [gamma][delta] hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma. Am J Surg Pathol.
Hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma: a distinct clinicopathologic entity of cytotoxic gamma delta T-cell origin.
Differential diagnosis of CD4/CD8 [gamma][delta] T-cell large granular lymphocytic leukemia and hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma. Am J Clin Pathol.