Clinical manifestation of adult T-cell lymphoma/leukemia associated with HTLV-1 in north-eastern Iran

Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences

Volume 17 - Number 3-4

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The association of adult T cell lymphoma-leukemia and progressive myelopathy with human T lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-1) has been proved. Several areas in the world are considered to be endemic areas for this virus. Our survey of the general population, as well as a study of 13 cases of lymphoma/leukemia in Khorasan province, may confirm this region or others in Iran as part of the endemic area.

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