lymphosarcoma


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lymphosarcoma

 [lim″fo-sahr-ko´mah]
a diffuse lymphoma.

lymphosarcoma

(1) An older term for lymphoma or Hodgkin lymphoma. 
(2) A term in current use for any lymphoproliferative disorder that affects non-human vertebrates, such as cats, horses, dogs, rats, mice and frogs.

lymphosarcoma

The term formerly used for non-Hodgkin's LYMPHOMA.
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Previously, we reported that the attenuated double recombinant vaccinia virus, VV-GMCSF-Lact, coding the proapoptotic protein lactaptin and human GM-CSF, was a more powerful therapeutic for the treatment of drug-resistant lymphosarcoma [24].
Retrospective study of 60 cases of feline lymphosarcoma. Aust Vet J.
End Results in Lymphosarcoma Treated by Toxin Therapy Alone or Combined with Surgery and/or Radiation or with Concurrent Bacterial Infection, New York Cancer Research Institute Inc.; 1969.
Total body radiation as treatment for lymphosarcoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 1976;1:399-405.
He could not culture the virus from two lymphosarcoma patients' blood cultures, but had positive results from five other patients with the same disease.
A virus-like particle associated with leukemia (lymphosarcoma).
C-type virus associated with gibbon lymphosarcoma. Nature (New Biol) 235: 170-171.
Or another: "They had enjoyed only eight brief years together before the lymphosarcoma cut her down." Merry Christmas, huh?
(5) Problems occur when the PML virus infects an individual with an immunosuppressive neoplastic disorder such as Hodgkin lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, lymphosarcoma or HIV/AIDS.