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a neoplasm of lymph tissue that is usually malignant

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Effect of a malaria suppression program on the incidence of African Burkitt's lymphoma.
org/joe-andruzzi/) Joe Andruzzi was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's Burkitt's lymphoma in May 2007.
Diagnosis of Burkitt's lymphoma in this presented case was based on cytological examination of intraabdominal fluid obtained via paracentesis.
Mrs Richards Everton added: "The worst thing about this civil case is that I had to prove that Paul had more than a 51 per cent chance of surviving the Burkitt's lymphoma cancer he was being treated for and going on to reach retirement age for the basis of the settlement.
8) Therefore, in that geographical area, targeting Burkitt's lymphoma instead of ALL would be more effective in terms of population health.
Taegen Pote, aged eight, was diagnosed with Burkitt's lymphoma three years ago and was only given a 60-70 per cent chance of survival.
Under the microscope, for example, the active proliferation of white cells characteristic of a condition known as Burkitt's Lymphoma is commonly referred to as exhibiting a "starry sky" morphology.
DISTINCTION OF DIFFUSE LARGE B-CELL LYMPHOMA AND BURKITT'S LYMPHOMA
2:15 ROLES OF GB3/CD77 IN BURKITT'S LYMPHOMA CELLS**, Brittney Newton*(1), Mark Maloney (1), Shanita Bishop (1), Marisela DeLeon (1), Guoshen Wang (2) and Leonard Anderson (2), (1) Spelman College, Atlanta, GA 30314 and (2) Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30310.
The antibody may have therapeutical potential in the treatment of B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia, small lymphocytic lymphoma, Burkitt's lymphoma, follicular lymphoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
While the study yielded only mixed results against that disease, the researchers noticed a striking drop in cases of Burkitt's lymphoma, a blood cancer.
Fine needle aspiration cytology was consistent with Burkitt's lymphoma.
Burkitt's lymphoma is a highly aggressive, mature B cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma that is rare outside Africa.
Yorkie Casper would not leave Emily Kearney's side as she battled Burkitt's lymphoma, which affects white blood cells.
She is attending to him and refuses to leave his side, just as he did for her six years ago as she battled Burkitt's lymphoma for five months.