Precursor T-cell lymphoblastic leukemia

Precursor T-cell lymphoblastic leukemia
Classification and external resources
ICD-O: MeSH D054218

Precursor T-cell lymphoblastic leukemia is a form of lymphoid leukemia,[1][2] in which too many T-cell lymphoblasts (immature white blood cells) are found in the blood and bone marrow. It is sometimes additionally classified as a lymphoma, as designated Precursor T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma.

It comprises 85% to 90% of lymphoblastic lymphoma.[3]

References

 This article incorporates "Dictionary of Cancer Terms".

External links

  • Precursor T-lymphoblastic leukemia entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
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