Primary effusion lymphoma

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Primary effusion lymphoma

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 130 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary effusion lymphoma presenting as a cutaneous intravascular lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Genevieve M Crane, Rena R Xian, Kathleen H Burns, Michael J Borowitz, Amy S Duffield, Janis M Taube

Journal: J. Cutan. Pathol.. 2014 Dec;41(12):928-35.

 

Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a rare and aggressive lymphoma that arises in the context of immunosuppression and is characterized by co-infection with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and human herpesvirus-8/Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (HHV-8/KSHV). It was originally described ...

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2015

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Prognostic significance of pleural or pericardial effusion and the implication of optimal treatment in primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma: a multicenter retrospective study in Japan.
 

Author(s): Tomohiro Aoki, Koji Izutsu, Ritsuro Suzuki, Chiaki Nakaseko, Hiroshi Arima, Kazuyuki Shimada, Akihiro Tomita, Makoto Sasaki, Jun Takizawa, Kinuko Mitani, Tadahiko Igarashi, Yoshinobu Maeda, Noriko Fukuhara, Fumihiro Ishida, Nozomi Niitsu, Ken Ohmachi, Hirotaka Takasaki, Naoya Nakamura, Tomohiro Kinoshita, Shigeo Nakamura, Michinori Ogura

Journal: Haematologica. 2014 Dec;99(12):1817-25.

 

The prognosis of patients with primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma has improved over recent years. However, the optimal treatment strategy including the role of radiotherapy remains unknown. We retrospectively analyzed the clinical outcomes of 345 patients with newly diagnosed ...

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2014

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Human herpesvirus 8 viral interleukin-6 signaling through gp130 promotes virus replication in primary effusion lymphoma and endothelial cells.
 

Author(s): Emily Cousins, Yang Gao, Gordon Sandford, John Nicholas

Journal: J. Virol.. 2014 Oct;88(20):12167-72.

 

The contributions of human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) viral interleukin-6 (vIL-6) to virus biology remain unclear. Here we examined the role of vIL-6/gp130 signaling in HHV-8 productive replication in primary effusion lymphoma and endothelial cells. Depletion and depletion-complementation ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2014

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

Human herpesvirus-8: Kaposi sarcoma, multicentric Castleman disease, and primary effusion lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Lawrence D Kaplan

Journal: Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2013 ;2013():103-8.

 

Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8) is a gamma herpesvirus associated with Kaposi sarcoma, multicentric Castleman disease, and primary effusion lymphoma, lymphoproliferative diseases that are most commonly observed in immunocompromised individuals. The viral genome expresses genes responsible ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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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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Salvia Hispanica Seed in Reducing Risk of Disease Recurrence in Patients With Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Nasal Type Extranodal NK/T-Cell Lymphoma; Adult T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma; Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma; Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma; B Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma; Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm; Burkitt Leukemia; Central Nervous System Lymphoma; Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma; Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma; Enteropathy-Associated T-Cell Lymphoma; Extranodal Marginal Zone Lymphoma of Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue; Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma; Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma; Grade 3 Follicular Lymphoma; Hepatosplenic T-Cell Lymphoma; Hodgkin Lymphoma; Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma; Mantle Cell Lymphoma; Mediastinal (Thymic) Large B-Cell Lymphoma; Mycosis Fungoides; Nasal Type Extranodal NK/T-Cell Lymphoma; Nodal Marginal Zone Lymphoma; Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma, Not Otherwise Specified; Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder; Primary Cutaneous Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma; Primary Effusion Lymphoma; Sezary Syndrome; Splenic Marginal Zone Lymphoma; Subcutaneous Panniculitis-Like T-Cell Lymphoma; Systemic Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma; T Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma; Transformed Recurrent Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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Specimen Collections From Patients With HIV Infection, KSHV Infection, Viral-Related Pre-malignant Lesions and Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: HIV; Kaposi's Sarcoma; Lymphomas; Multicentric Castleman's Disease; Primary Effusion Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 7 Nov 2015

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Gene Therapy and Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With AIDS-Related Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: AIDS-Related Burkitt Lymphoma; AIDS-Related Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma; AIDS-Related Plasmablastic Lymphoma; AIDS-Related Primary Effusion Lymphoma; HIV Infection

 

Last Updated: 16 Nov 2015

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