Courtney C Jackson

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The 8p11 myeloproliferative syndrome is an aggressive neoplasm associated with chromosomal translocations involving the fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 tyrosine kinase gene on chromosome 8p11-12. By our count, 65 cases are currently reported in the literature. This neoplasm affects patients of all ages, with a slight male predominance. Patients often(More)
Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) usually causes a life-long persistent infection of the B lymphocytes in 90 % of adults [1, 2]. EBV is oncogenic in the development of Burkitt lymphoma, immunosuppression-related lymphoma, Hodgkin’s lymphoma, and nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Recently, EBV-associated gastric carcinomas were found to have a prevalence of 8.7 % and they(More)
Primary effusion lymphoma (PEL) is a distinct clinicopathologic entity associated with human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8) infection that mostly affects patients with immunodeficiency. Primary effusion lymphoma usually presents as a malignant effusion involving the pleural, peritoneal, and/or pericardial cavities without a tumor mass. Rare cases of HHV8-positive(More)
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