Sezary syndrome: Introduction
Sezary syndrome: A rare type of lymphoma characterized by skin redness, leukemia and enlarged lymph nodes.
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causes, and treatments of Sezary syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Sezary syndrome
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symptoms of Sezary syndrome
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Sezary syndrome: Deaths
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Sezary syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Sezary syndrome
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Sezary syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Clinical Trials for Sezary syndrome
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Types of Sezary syndrome
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Definitions of Sezary syndrome:
A peripheral (mature) T-cell lymphoma presenting in the skin with patches/plaques and it is characterized by epidermal and dermal infiltration of small to medium-sized T-cells with cerebriform nuclei. Patients with limited disease generally have an excellent prognosis. In the more advanced stages, the prognosis is poor. (WHO, 2001) -- 2003
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Sezary syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Sezary syndrome, or a subtype of Sezary syndrome,
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 Sezary syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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