Autoimmune disorders in patients with hairy cell leukemia: are they more common than previously thought?

BACKGROUND For a number of decades, hairy cell leukemia (HCL) has been linked with polyarthritis, vasculitis, symptomatic cytopenias and thrombosis in the medical literature. Notwithstanding, the significance of these associations has not been well understood. Therefore, we have decided to analyze them further. METHODS We provide herein a comprehensive… CONTINUE READING