angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma

noun
an·​gio·​im·​mu·​no·​blas·​tic T-cell lymphoma | \ ˌan-jē-ō-ˌim-yə-nō-ˈblas-tik-, -im-ˌyü-nō- How to pronounce angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma (audio) \
variants: or angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy or angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy with dysproteinemia

Medical Definition of angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma

: an uncommon and often fatal non-Hodgkin lymphoma that arises from T cells and is characterized especially by fever, weight loss, enlarged lymph nodes, night sweats, skin rash, and the proliferation of small, abnormal blood vessels angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma, an aggressive cancer that attacks the immune system.— Molly Glentzer, The Houston Chronicle, 2 May 2009

called also immunoblastic lymphadenopathy

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“Angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/angioimmunoblastic%20T-cell%20lymphoma. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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