Primary effusion lymphoma

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Primary effusion lymphoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 137 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

HHV-8-unrelated primary effusion-like lymphoma associated with clonal loss of inherited chromosomally-integrated human herpesvirus-6A from the telomere of chromosome 19q.
 

Author(s): Enjie Zhang, Victoria E Cotton, Alberto Hidalgo-Bravo, Yan Huang, Adam J Bell, Ruth F Jarrett, Gavin S Wilkie, Andrew J Davison, Ellie P Nacheva, Reiner Siebert, Aneela Majid, Inga Kelpanides, Sandrine Jayne, Martin J Dyer, Nicola J Royle

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Primary effusion lymphomas (PEL) are associated with human herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8) and usually occur in immunocompromised individuals. However, there are numerous reports of HHV-8-unrelated PEL-like lymphomas with unknown aetiology. Here we characterize an HHV-8-unrelated PEL-like lymphoma ...

Last Updated: 7 Mar 2016

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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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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Understanding pathogenetic aspects and clinical presentation of primary effusion lymphoma through its derived cell lines.
 

Author(s): Antonino Carbone, Ethel Cesarman, Annunziata Gloghini, Hans G Drexler

Journal: AIDS. 2010 Feb;24(4):479-90.

 

Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a very rare subgroup of B-cell lymphomas presenting as pleural, peritoneal and pericardial neoplastic effusions in the absence of a solid tumor mass or recognizable nodal involvement. There is strong evidence that Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus ...

Last Updated: 2 Mar 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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