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Mantle cell lymphoma

Disease definition

Mantle cell lymphoma is a rare form of malignant non-Hodgkin lymphoma (see this term) affecting B lymphocytes in the lymph nodes in a region called the ``mantle zone''.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • LCM
    • MCL
    • Mantle zone lymphoma
  • Prevalence: 1-9 / 100 000
  • Inheritance: Multigenic/multifactorial or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: C83.1
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0555202
  • MeSH: D020522
  • GARD: 6969
  • MedDRA: 10061275

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