Primary effusion lymphoma

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Primary effusion lymphoma

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 134 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Constitutive Activation of Interleukin-13/STAT6 Contributes to Kaposi's Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus-Related Primary Effusion Lymphoma Cell Proliferation and Survival.
 

Author(s): Chong Wang, Caixia Zhu, Fang Wei, Liming Zhang, Xiaohui Mo, Yanling Feng, Jianqing Xu, Zhenghong Yuan, Erle Robertson, Qiliang Cai

Journal: J. Virol.. 2015 Oct;89(20):10416-26.

 

Activation of the Janus kinase (JAK)/signal transducer and activator of transcription (STAT) signaling pathway has been associated with numerous human malignancies, including primary effusion lymphomas (PELs). PEL, a cancerous proliferation of B cells, is caused by Kaposi's sarcoma-associated ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2015

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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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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: 1 Jul 2016

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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; 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: 15 Jul 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: 10 Mar 2016

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