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Disease Leukemia, Hairy Cell

Name Leukemia, Hairy Cell
Synonyms Hairy Cell Leukemia | Hairy Cell Leukemias | Leukemias, Hairy Cell | Leukemic Reticuloendothelioses | Leukemic Reticuloendotheliosis | Reticuloendothelioses, Leukemic | Reticuloendotheliosis, Leukemic
Definition A neoplastic disease of the lymphoreticular cells which is considered to be a rare type of chronic leukemia; it is characterized by an insidious onset, splenomegaly, anemia, granulocytopenia, thrombocytopenia, little or no lymphadenopathy, and the presence of 'hairy' or 'flagellated' cells in the blood and bone marrow.
Categories Cancer | Immune system disease | Lymphatic disease
MeSH® ID D007943
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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukemia, Hairy Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukemia, Hairy Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
3. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Immunoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukemia, Hairy Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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