Primary effusion lymphoma

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Primary effusion lymphoma

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 135 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary effusion lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Sarah M Choi, Yi-Hua Chen

Journal: Blood. 2015 Nov;126(22):2522.

 

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2016

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T-cell primary effusion lymphoma with pseudo-monoclonal rearrangements for immunoglobulin heavy chain.
 

Author(s): Huan-You Wang, John A Thorson

Journal: Blood. 2015 Oct;126(15):1856.

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2016

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Extracavitary primary effusion lymphoma: A case report from India.
 

Author(s): Rajalakshmi Sampath, Marie Therese Manipadam, Sheila Nair, Inian Samarasam

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;58(4):496-9.

 

We present a case of extracavitary primary effusion lymphoma presenting, as jejunal polyps in a 38-year-old man. This is the first report of this entity from India. Although rare in our country, the diagnosis should be suspected in cases of CD20 negative large cell lymphoma with plasmablastic ...

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2015

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary effusion lymphoma in the absence of HIV infection--clinical presentation and management.
 

Author(s): A Klepfish, B Zuckermann, A Schattner

Journal: QJM. 2015 Jun;108(6):481-8.

 

Primary Effusion Lymphoma (PEL) is a rare type of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma caused by human herpesvirus type 8, also termed Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus. It usually occurs in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients. A subset of patients is not infected with HIV ...

Last Updated: 29 May 2015

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Human herpesvirus 8-unrelated primary effusion lymphoma-like lymphoma: report of a rare case and review of 54 cases in the literature.
 

Author(s): William Wu, Wonita Youm, Sherif A Rezk, Xiaohui Zhao

Journal: Am. J. Clin. Pathol.. 2013 Aug;140(2):258-73.

 

To report a patient with primary effusion lymphoma who was negative for human herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8), human immunodeficiency virus, Epstein-Barr virus, hepatitis C virus, and hepatitis B virus, as well as review 54 reported cases of HHV-8-unrelated primary effusion lymphoma (PEL)-like ...

Last Updated: 30 Jul 2013

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Use of cidofovir for the treatment of HIV-negative human herpes virus-8-associated primary effusion lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Tamara K Moyo, Kristy L Richards, Blossom Damania

Journal: Clin Adv Hematol Oncol. 2010 May;8(5):372-4.

 

Last Updated: 16 Jun 2010

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Last Updated: 15 Nov 2016

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Lenalidomide Combined With Modified DA-EPOCH and Rituximab (EPOCH-R2) in Primary Effusion Lymphoma or KSHV-associated Large Cell Lymphoma
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Primary Effusion Lymphoma; B-Cell Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2016

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Gene Therapy After Frontline Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With AIDS-Related Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: AIDS-related Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; AIDS-related Plasmablastic Lymphoma; AIDS-related Primary Effusion Lymphoma; HIV Infection

 

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2016

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