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Causes of Mantle cell lymphoma

Causes of Mantle cell lymphoma

The exact cause of mantle cell lymphoma is not known, although scientists do know that genetic changes occur within cells that make them abnormal and grow faster. Potential risk factors include immunosuppression, viral infections, chemical exposure, and advanced age (e.g., over 60), however, most cases of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma occur in people without any known risk factors.

Mantle cell lymphoma: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Mantle cell lymphoma, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Mantle cell lymphoma:

Mantle cell lymphoma: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Mantle cell lymphoma: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

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As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Mantle cell lymphoma may be found in:


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