hairy cell leukemia


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Related to hairy cell leukemia: Cladribine

hairy cell leukemia

[¦her·ē ‚sel lü′kē·mē·ə]
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Haematological profile of 21 patients with hairy cell leukemia in a tertiary care centre of north India.
The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Hairy Cell Leukemia and enlists all their major and minor projects
The other various etiologies that was identified in this study were; lymphomatous involvement (3%), kala azar (3%), multiple myeloma (1%), myeloid metaplasia with myelofibrosis (MMM) (1%), MDS/MPN (1%) and Hairy cell leukemia (1%).
Treatment for hairy cell leukemia with cladribine was initiated after 10 weeks of antimicrobial drug treatment.
Lupus-like syndromes may be predictive signs for breast and ovarian cancers along with hairy cell leukemia.
More recently, immunotyping using flow cytometry has become the standard for confirming the diagnosis of hairy cell leukemia.
Gene expression profiling of hairy cell leukemia reveals a phenotype related to memory B cells with altered expression of' chemokine and adhesion receptors.
Severe case of Legionella penumophila pneumonia in the debut of hairy cell leukemia.
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%).
It has been given FDA clearance of its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for cladribine injection, indicated for the treatment of hairy cell leukemia.
These interferons, with the exception of alfa-n3, are approved for various indications, including the treatment of hepatitis C, hepatitis B, hairy cell leukemia, and chronic myelogenous leukemia.
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 leukemia.