Aggressive NK Cell Leukemia

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Aggressive NK Cell Leukemia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Aggressive NK Cell Leukemia" returned 5 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

EBV-negative Aggressive NK-cell Leukemia/Lymphoma: Clinical, Pathologic, and Genetic Features.
 

Author(s): Alina Nicolae, Karthik A Ganapathi, Trinh Hoc-Tran Pham, Liqiang Xi, Carlos A Torres-Cabala, Nahid M Nanaji, Hongbin D Zha, Zhen Fan, Sybil Irwin, Stefania Pittaluga, Mark Raffeld, Elaine S Jaffe

Journal: Am. J. Surg. Pathol.. 2017 Jan;41(1):67-74.

 

Aggressive natural killer cell leukemia (ANKL) is a systemic NK-cell neoplasm, almost always associated with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). Rare cases of EBV-negative ANKL have been described, and some reports suggested more indolent behavior. We report the clinicopathologic, immunophenotypic, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Aggressive NK/T cell leukemia/lymphoma associated with EBV].
 

Author(s): Jamira Sousa, Lourdes Cabezuelo, Sérgio Almeida, Carlos Filipe, Adélia Simão, Armando Carvalho, J Nascimento Costa

Journal: Acta Med Port. 2011 Dec;24 Suppl 3():649-52.

 

The authors describe an unusual case of a young man presenting with fever, asthenia, anorexia and jaundice, associated to hepatosplenomegaly, evolving rapidly to multiorganic failure. Final diagnosis revealed an aggressive NK cell leukemia/lymphoma associated to the Epstein-Barr virus ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Long term survival in aggressive NK cell leukemia.
 

Author(s): Ashwin P Patel, Somsuvra B Ghatak, Jagruti A Patel

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2010 Sep;47(9):807-8.

 

Aggressive natural killer cell leukemia (ANKL) is a rare type of leukemia. It is rapidly progressing and the outcome is poor, with short survival. There is paucity of reports of ANKL in the Indian pediatric literature. We report a pediatric ANKL case that is in complete continuous ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Aggressive NK Cell Leukemia" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The diagnosis and management of extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma, nasal-type and aggressive NK-cell leukemia.
 

Author(s): Yok-Lam Kwong

Journal: J Clin Exp Hematop. 2011 ;51(1):21-8.

 

Natural killer (NK) cell lymphomas are rare malignancies. They are classified as extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type, and aggressive NK cell leukemia. NK cell neoplasms are prevalent in Asian and South American populations, but are extremely rare in the West. They can be classified ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A Dose-Ranging Study of IV BNZ-1 in LGL Leukemia or Refractory CTCL
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: LGL Leukemia; CTCL

 

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2018

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Registry of the German CLL Study Group
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: CLL; SLL; HCL; Richter´s Transformation; Leukemia, Prolymphocytic, B-Cell; Leukemia, Prolymphocytic, T-Cell; T-LGL Leukemia; NK-LGL Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2017

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