Primary hairy cell
leukemia/lymphoma of the breast: a case report and review of the literature.
A blood smear showed 10% hairy cells
, and a bone marrow biopsy confirmed a diagnosis of hairy cell
leukemia and interstitial infiltration of CD20-positive, monoclonal antibody DBA.
Claire, of Gosforth, Newcastle, said: "It came as quite a shock to be told that I had hairy cell
leukaemia as I'd never heard of the condition before.
Although the etiology of paraneoplastic vasculitis is not yet clearly known, suggested mechanisms are: (i) vascular damage caused by cross-reactions between antibodies against tumor cells and the vascular endothelium (ii) vascular inflammation caused by immune complexes involving tumor antigens (iii) direct vascular damage caused by the hairy cells
in hairy cell
To describe the key features and provide diagnostic clues to the identification of specific extranodal low-grade lymphomas of T-cell and B-cell types including small lymphocytic lymphoma, follicular lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma, extranodal marginal zone B-cell lymphomas of mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue, and hairy cell
Food and Drug Administration for three indications: T-cell non- Hodgkin's lymphoma, including CTCL; CLL and related leukemias including T-cell prolymphocytic leukemia, adult T-cell leukemia, and hairy cell
leukemia; and for treatment of B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).
GCR-3888 has shown efficacy in a Phase I clinical trial and is currently in a Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of hairy cell
Treatment indications were essential thrombocythemia (46%), chronic myelogenous leukemia (29%), hepatitis C (11%), hairy cell
leukemia (6%), Hodgkin's lymphoma (3%), multiple myeloma (3%), and chronic demyelinating polyneuropathy (3%).
Cyclin D1 overexpression is characteristic of MCL and is rarely found in healthy lymphocytes or other types of B-cell NHL (5) with the exception of hairy cell
Our next epidemiologic study on NHL (Hardell and Eriksson 1999) encompassed 1987-1990 and was further analyzed in combination with a study on hairy cell
leukemia, a subgroup of NHL, for 1987-1992 (Hardell et al.
Exposure to Glyphosate has been associated with skin and eye irritation, rapid heartbeat, eye and eyelid swelling, Attention Deficit Disorder and a type of cancer called hairy cell
leukemia, according to the Journal of Pesticide Reform published by NCAP.
Defects in IFN-[alpha] production occur in hairy cell
leukemia (HCL), spindle cell thymoma with immunodeficiency, and in some cases of idiopathic CD4 T cell lymphocytopenia (ICL).