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Symptoms of HTLV-1

Symptoms of HTLV-1

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for HTLV-1 includes the 3 symptoms listed below:

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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of HTLV-1:

Most infected persons remain healthy carriers of the virus. In rare cases, however, HTLV-I can cause adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATL), a rare and aggressive cancer of the blood. Infected persons also may develop myelopathy, a neurologic disorder that affects the muscles in the legs. In addition, researchers think that HTLV-I plays a role in the development of B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia. (Source: excerpt from Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

HTLV-1 as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of HTLV-1, it is also important to consider HTLV-1 as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that HTLV-1 may cause:

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of HTLV-1. This signs and symptoms information for HTLV-1 has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of HTLV-1 signs or HTLV-1 symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of HTLV-1 may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed HTLV-1 symptoms.


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