• Thus, lymphomas and leukemias are both tumors of the hematopoietic and lymphoid tissues, and as lymphoproliferative disorders, lymphomas and lymphoid leukemias are closely related, to the point that some of them are unitary disease entities that can be called by either name (for example, adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma). (wikipedia.org)
  • Among the group with aggressive lymphomas, 46 (37 percent) saw the amount of cancer in their body decrease, while 24 (19 percent) achieved complete remission. (sciencecodex.com)
  • At a median follow up of six months, 24 of the 29 (83 percent) slow-growing lymphoma patients and 17 of the 24 (71 percent) aggressive lymphoma patients were still disease free. (sciencecodex.com)
  • Diffuse large-cell lymphomas are more aggressive and can involve the liver, the lungs, the kidneys , and even the brain . (britannica.com)
  • Just as CAR T therapies in lymphoma target a receptor called CD19, mosunetuzumab binds to CD20 as well as a natural receptor on T cells, one type of immune cell. (sciencecodex.com)
  • Treatment planning takes into account the type of lymphoma, the stage of disease, whether it is likely to grow slowly or rapidly, and the general health and age of the patient. (healthcentral.com)
  • While this type of lymphoma is still relatively rare in the United States , it is responsible for 50% of cancer deaths in children in Uganda and central Africa. (encyclopedia.com)
  • After lymphoma is diagnosed, a variety of tests may be carried out to look for specific features characteristic of different types of lymphoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lymphomas and leukemias are a part of the broader group of tumors of the hematopoietic and lymphoid tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stephen J. Schuster, MD, director of the Lymphoma Program at the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, will present the findings in a plenary session as well as during the press program at the 61st American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition in Orlando (Abstract #6). (sciencecodex.com)
  • Chlamydia psittaci is variably associated with ocular adnexal MALT lymphoma in different geographical regions. (medscape.com)
  • All patients had B-cell lymphomas that had relapsed or had not responded to prior therapies. (sciencecodex.com)
  • Several cellular therapies are being developed, such as T cell therapy and CAR T cell therapy that use the patient's own T cells to attack non-Hodgkin's lymphoma cells. (coherentmarketinsights.com)
  • A global, multi-center trial found almost half of patients with slow growing lymphomas had complete responses to the antibody called mosunetuzumab. (sciencecodex.com)
  • Among patients on the study whose lymphoma progressed after CAR T therapy, 22 percent went into complete remission when treated with the drug. (sciencecodex.com)
  • Among patients with slower growing lymphomas, 42 (63 percent) saw a decrease in cancer, and 29 (43 percent) achieved complete remission. (sciencecodex.com)
  • The breadth and depth of expertise within our program also allows us to treat patients with even the rarest Non-Hodgkin lymphomas. (childrens.com)
  • Ocular adnexal lymphoma: a clinicopathologic study of a large cohort of patients with no evidence for an association with Chlamydia psittaci. (medscape.com)
  • Ohtsuka K, Hashimoto M, Suzuki Y. High incidence of orbital malignant lymphoma in Japanese patients. (medscape.com)
  • Depending on the site of involvement, ocular lymphoma can be either intraocular or orbital and adnexal. (medscape.com)