DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for adult T-cell leukemia

Adult T-cell leukemia [DOID:0050523]

A T-cell leukemia that results_in abnormal increase of lymphocytes, derives_from T-cells, has_material_basis_in Human T-lymphotropic virus 1, which is transmitted_by sexual contact, transmitted_by contaminated needles used by intravenous-drug users, and transmitted_by breast feeding. The infection results_in_formation_of skin lesions.

Synonyms:  adult T-cell leukemia,  DOID:0050523,  adult Tcell leukemia,  Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma,  Adult Tcell leukemia/lymphoma