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Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma

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What is the definition of Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma?

Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) is a rare type of Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Lymphoma is a cancer of the lymph system, part of our immune system. Non-Hodgkins lymphoma involves abnormal growth of white blood cells, either T cells or B cells. Anaplastic large cell lymphoma is an aggressive cancer t ...

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What are the alternative names for Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma?

  • ALCL

Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Newly Diagnosed Peripheral T Cell Lymphoma
  • Journal: Genome medicine
  • Treatment Used: CEOP/IVE/GDP (CEOP, cyclophosphamide, epirubicin, vincristine and prednisone) Alternating Regimen Versus CEOP
  • Number of Patients: 106
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to compare the effectiveness and safety of CEOP/IVE/GDP (CEOP, cyclophosphamide, epirubicin, vincristine and prednisone) Alternating Regimen Versus CEOP for the treatment of newly diagnosed peripheral T-cell lymphoma.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Primary Cutaneous Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (pcALCL) in the Elderly
  • Journal: International journal of environmental research and public health
  • Treatment Used: Sport Activity Training
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma (pcALCL) in the elderly and the importance of sport activity training.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Solitary or Localized Primary Cutaneous Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (PCALCL)
  • Journal: Acta dermato-venereologica
  • Treatment Used: Low-Dose Methotrexate (MTX)
  • Number of Patients: 7
  • Published —
This study investigated the effectiveness and clinical outcome of treatment with low-dose methotrexate (MTX), clinical and long-term follow-up data of patients with solitary or localized primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma (PCALCL).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Systemic Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma
  • Journal: Bone marrow transplantation
  • Treatment Used: Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation (allo-HCT)
  • Number of Patients: 44
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the effects of undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation (allo-HCT) for the treatment of systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma.