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lym·pho·ma

 (lĭm-fō′mə)
n. pl. lym·pho·ma·ta (-mə-tə) or lym·pho·mas
1. Any of various malignant tumors that arise from the lymphocytic cells of the immune system.
2. Any of various cancers characterized by the development of such tumors, especially Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

lym·pho′ma·toid′, lym·pho′ma·tous (-təs) adj.
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lymphoma

(lɪmˈfəʊmə)
n, pl -mata (-mətə) or -mas
(Pathology) any form of cancer of the lymph nodes. Also called: lymphosarcoma
lymˈphomatous, lymˈphomaˌtoid adj
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lym•pho•ma

(lɪmˈfoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a tumor arising from any of the cellular elements of lymph nodes.
[1870–75]
lym•pho′ma•toid`, adj.
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lymphoma

a growth of lymphoid tissue that is commonly cancerous and typically enlarges the lymph nodes.
See also: Cancer
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lymphoma - a neoplasm of lymph tissue that is usually malignant; one of the four major types of cancer
cancer, malignant neoplastic disease - any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
Hodgkin's disease - a malignant disorder in which there is progressive (but painless) enlargement of lymph tissue followed by enlargement of the spleen and liver
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Translations
lymfom

lym·pho·ma

n. linfoma, neoplasma del tejido linfático.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

lymphoma

n linfoma m; B cell — linfoma de células B; Hodgkin’s — linfoma (de) Hodgkin; mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) — linfoma MALT, linfoma de tejido linfoide asociado a mucosas; non-Hodgkin’s — linfoma no Hodgkin; T cell — linfoma de células T
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The Company plans to initiate clinical investigation of FT596 as a monotherapy and in combination with CD20-directed monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of B-cell lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
This NDA is based on clinical data generated from two clinical studies: a Phase 3 comparative study of efficacy and safety in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) as well as a pharmacokinetic (PK) study in patients with CD20-positive B-cell lymphoma.
3, 2019 -- Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), today announced findings from two new analyses from the ZUMA-1 trial of Yescarta[R] (axicabtagene ciloleucel) in adult patients with relapsed or refractory large B-cell lymphoma. These results include a two-year sub-population analysis of efficacy and safety in ZUMA-1 patients (registrational Cohorts 1 and 2) by age, as well as preliminary data from a separate safety management study of patients receiving early steroid intervention for cytokine release syndrome (CRS) and neurologic events.
A lymphoma which demonstrates transitional morphologic and immunophenotypic features between classical Hodgkin's lymphoma (CHL) and large B-cell lymphoma (diffuse large B cell lymphoma and Burkitt's lymphoma), mostly presenting with a mediastinal but occasionally with a peripheral lymph node disease is termed as grey zone lymphoma (GZL) as shown in figure 2.1,2 The terms "gray zone or grey zone or unclassifiable or indeterminate or mediastinal grey zone lymphoma (MGZL)" are synonymous and are used interchangeably.3,4 The outcome of these cases may differ from DLBCL and CHL.5 These lymphomas may show three types of features:
Nonetheless, it can show a locally aggressive course if left untreated, (3,6,7) and rare transformation to diffuse large B-cell lymphoma has been suggested.
Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most common lymphoid neoplasms in adults.
Yescarta is licensed to treat adult patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma who have had two unsuccessful chemotherapy treatments.
Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most common histologic subtype of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) accounting for approximately 30% of NHL cases.[1] It occurs in both sexes with slight male preponderance.
Baylor University Medical Center and Texas Oncology are now offering CAR-T cancer therapy to treat diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).
Making up about 30% of all lymphomas, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most frequent type, despite the fact that there are more than 60 types of NHL.

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