Lymphoblastic lymphoma: Introduction
Lymphoblastic lymphoma: A cancer of the lymph system which usually involves immature T-lymphocytes and sometimes B-lymphocytes. The cancer usually affects the mediastinum (between the lungs), bone marrow, brain and spinal cord.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Lymphoblastic lymphoma is available below.
Symptoms of Lymphoblastic lymphoma
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symptoms of Lymphoblastic lymphoma
Treatments for Lymphoblastic lymphoma
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Causes of Lymphoblastic lymphoma
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Lymphoblastic lymphoma: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Lymphoblastic lymphoma
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Lymphoblastic lymphoma: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Lymphoblastic lymphoma
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Lymphoblastic lymphoma: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Lymphoblastic lymphoma
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Clinical Trials for Lymphoblastic lymphoma
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Lymphoblastic lymphoma include:
- Chemotherapy With or Without Bone Marrow Transplantation in Treating Patients With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - This study is no longer recruiting patients (Current: 23 Nov 2006) - asparaginase,cyclophosphamide,cytarabine,daunorubicin,dexamethasone,doxorubicin,hydrocortisone,leucovorin calcium,mercaptopurine,methotrexate,mitoxantrone,prednisolone,prednisone,vincristine
- Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Children With Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma - This study is no longer recruiting patients (Current: 23 Nov 2006) - asparaginase,cyclophosphamide,cytarabine,daunorubicin,dexamethasone,etoposide,mercaptopurine,methotrexate,methylprednisolone,mitoxantrone,prednisone,vincristine
- 506U78 in Treating Patients With Refractory or Relapsed Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia or Lymphoblastic Lymphoma - This study is no longer recruiting patients (Current: 23 Nov 2006) - U78
- Monoclonal Antibody Therapy in Treating Patients With Recurrent Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia or Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma - This study is no longer recruiting patients (Current: 23 Nov 2006) - B43-genistein immunoconjugate
- Phase II/III Randomized Study of Transplantation With Unmodified Versus T-Cell Depleted, Unrelated Allogeneic Bone Marrow in Patients With Leukemia - This study is no longer recruiting patients (Current: 23 Nov 2006) - anti-thymocyte globulin,cyclophosphamide,cyclosporine,methotrexate,methylprednisolone
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Clinical Trials for Lymphoblastic lymphoma
Statistics for Lymphoblastic lymphoma
Lymphoblastic lymphoma: Broader Related Topics
Types of Lymphoblastic lymphoma
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Definitions of Lymphoblastic lymphoma:
Lymphoblastic lymphoma is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Lymphoblastic lymphoma, or a subtype of Lymphoblastic lymphoma,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Lymphoblastic lymphoma as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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