Primary effusion lymphoma

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Primary effusion lymphoma

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The terms "Primary effusion lymphoma" returned 153 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Human herpes virus 8-unrelated primary effusion lymphoma-like lymphoma presenting with cardiac tamponade: A case report.
 

Author(s): Hee-Jun Kim, Kyoungyul Lee, Chang-Hwan Yoon, Soo-Mee Bang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Oct;96(43):e8010.

 

Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a rare disease of lymphomatous effusion in the body cavities in the absence of detectable mass and lymphadenopathy. PEL is predominantly related to the immunosuppressed patients infected with human herpes virus 8 (HHV-8). PEL-like lymphoma is negative ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Human herpesvirus 8-unrelated primary effusion lymphoma-like lymphoma following tyrosine kinase inhibitor treatment for chronic myelogenous leukemia.
 

Author(s): Minoru Kojima, Naoya Nakamura, Jun Amaki, Hiroki Numata, Masashi Miyaoka, Tadashi Motoori, Koshi Matsumoto, Kiyoshi Ando

Journal: J Clin Exp Hematop. 2017 ;57(2):69-73.

 

A 69-year-old man was diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) and treated with dasatinib. After two years on dasatinib, the patient achieved complete molecular response, but dasatinib treatment was discontinued due to exacerbation of pleural effusion. Nilotinib and imatinib ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha as a therapeutic target for primary effusion lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Prabha Shrestha, David A Davis, Ravindra P Veeranna, Robert F Carey, Coralie Viollet, Robert Yarchoan

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Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is an aggressive B-cell lymphoma with poor prognosis caused by Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV). Previous studies have revealed that HIF-1α, which mediates much of the cellular response to hypoxia, plays an important role in life cycle ...

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: 4 Jul 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: 30 Jul 2018

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