Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Lymphoma and related disorders
Human T-cell Lymphotrophic Virus-1 (HTLV-1) related lymphoma
Reviewer: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 15 July 2012, last major update June 2012
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● Role of HTLV-1 in etiology is controversial
● Rapid clinical course
● HTLV-1 also implicated in tropical spastic paresis
● HTLV-1 associated lymphoma among the Nunavut Inuit
● High grade, spares epidermis, may be angiocentric
● Am J Hematol 2005;78:232
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