lymphohistiocytosis


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lym·pho·his·ti·o·cy·to·sis

(lim'fō-his'tē-ō-sī-tō'sis),
Proliferation or infiltration of lymphocytes and histiocytes.

lym·pho·his·ti·o·cy·to·sis

(lim'fō-his'tē-ō-sī-tō'sis)
Proliferation or infiltration of lymphocytes and histiocytes.
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Jordan MB, Allen CE, Weitzman S, Filipovich AH, McClain KL How I treat hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis.
HLH-94: a treatment protocol for hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis.
An animal model of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH): CD8+ T cells and interferon gamma are essential for the disorder.
The TIEF pattern of the hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis patient was clearly abnormal before treatment, a finding that was confirmed by an N-glycan profile with strongly increased truncated and fucosylated structures and a decrease of triantennary glycans.
Although this patient had seemed to fulfill the Yamaguchi criteria, the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis could not be excluded since the investigators have reported that the patient had pancytopenia.
The authors suggest that secondary hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) could have been considered in this patient.
She is running in memory of her boyfriend's mum Carol Goodbourn who died of the rare disease Haemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) earlier this year.
Objective: Numerous acquired etiological factors, such as infections, malignancies, and collagen tissue disorders, are involved in the development of acquired hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (AHLH).
Lymphoma-associated hemophagocytic syndrome is an acquired, secondary hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in association with lymphomas and has been reported mostly in adults.
Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) is characterized by systemic proliferation and activation of benign histiocytes showing hemophagocytosis.