DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for HCL-V

HCL-V [DOID:713]

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) ...