Human genes for HCL-V
Hairy cell leukemia is an uncommon hematological malignancy characterized by an accumulation of abnormal B lymphocytes. It is usually classified as a sub-type of chronic lymphoid leukemia. Hairy cell leukemia makes up approximately 2% of all leukemias, with fewer than 2,000 new cases diagnosed annually in North America and Western Europe combined.
Synonyms: HCL-V, DOID:713, HCLV, Hairy cell leukaemia variant, Hairy cell leukemia variant (disorder) ...