Follow-up of asymptomatic HTLV-I carriers among blood donors in Kyushu, Japan

We examined mortality from adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATL/ATLL) and other diseases alleged to be associated with human T-lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I) among anti-HTLV-I antibody-positive blood donots in Kyushu, Japan. During 1984–87, a total of 3,991 blood donors aged 40 years or over were followed from the date of donation to the date of death or… (More)