Primary effusion lymphoma

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Primary effusion lymphoma

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 156 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Daratumumab in Primary Effusion Lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Nirav N Shah, Arun K Singavi, Alexandra Harrington

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 08;379(7):689-690.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A Case of Low-Grade Primary Cardiac Lymphoma with Pericardial Effusion Diagnosed by Combined 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography and Computed Tomography (FDG-PET/CT) Imaging and Effusion Cytology.
 

Author(s): Hisanori Fukunaga, Yasuko Tatewaki, Tatsushi Mutoh, Hideo Shimomura, Shuzo Yamamoto, Chiaki Terao, Tomoko Totsune, Manabu Nakagawa, Yasuyuki Taki

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BACKGROUND Primary cardiac lymphoma is rare and can be an aggressive disease, depending on the grade. A case is reported of low-grade primary cardiac lymphoma associated with a pericardial effusion. 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography and computed tomography (FDG-PET/CT) ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate Suppresses Human Herpesvirus 8 Replication and Induces ROS Leading to Apoptosis and Autophagy in Primary Effusion Lymphoma Cells.
 

Author(s): Ching-Yi Tsai, Chang-Yu Chen, Yee-Hsuan Chiou, Huey-Wen Shyu, Kuan-Hua Lin, Miao-Chen Chou, Mei-Han Huang, Yi-Fen Wang

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Epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG), the major constituent of green tea, has been shown to induce cell death in cancer cells. Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is an aggressive neoplasm caused by human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8). In this study, we examined the role of EGCG on PEL cells in cell ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 11 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Human Herpesvirus Type 8-associated Large B-cell Lymphoma: A Nonserous Extracavitary Variant of Primary Effusion Lymphoma in an HIV-infected Man: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): William R Foster, Alina Bischin, Russell Dorer, David M Aboulafia

Journal: Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2016 06;16(6):311-21.

 

Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a rare non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtype primarily seen in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals with low CD4(+) cell counts and elevated HIV viral loads. It has always been associated with human herpesvirus type 8 (HHV-8) and in 80% ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Human Herpes Virus 8 Unrelated Bilateral Primary Effusion Lymphoma in a Patient With Chronic Fluid Overload.
 

Author(s): Jo Raskin, Hans Slabbynck, Karolien Beel

Journal: Arch. Bronconeumol.. 2016 Sep;52(9):492-3.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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Last Updated: 19 Apr 2018

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Last Updated: 30 Aug 2018

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Ibrutinib, Rituximab, Etoposide, Prednisone, Vincristine Sulfate, Cyclophosphamide, and Doxorubicin Hydrochloride in Treating Patients With HIV-Positive Stage II-IV Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: AIDS-Related Lymphoma; Ann Arbor Stage II Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma; Ann Arbor Stage III Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma; Ann Arbor Stage IV Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma; CD20 Negative; CD20 Positive; Human Immunodeficiency Virus Positive

 

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2018

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