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Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: Introduction

Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: A rare subtype of lymphoma which originates from T-cell lymphocytes in the liver and the spleen. This form of lymphoma is considered quite aggressive. People with solid organ transplants tend to be more susceptible to this form of cancer, possibility because of the need to take immune suppressing drugs to avoid rejection of the transplanted organ. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma is available below.

Symptoms of Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

Treatments for Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

  • There is no proven effective treatment for this form of cancer but treatment options may include: surgery to remove the spleen, corticosteroids, chemotherapy, hematopoietic stem cell transplant
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma?

Causes of Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

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Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can more »

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms more »

Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon more »

Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

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Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: Rare Types

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Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: Animations

Prognosis for Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

Prognosis for Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: This type of lymphoma is quite aggressive and hence usually has a poor prognosis. Patients tend to survive less than a year on average after diagnosis.

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More information about Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma

  1. Heptaosplenic T-cell Lymphoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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