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Descriptor English:   Leukemia, Hairy Cell 
Descriptor Spanish:   Leucemia de CÚlulas Pilosas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Leucemia de CÚlulas Pilosas 
Synonyms English:   Hairy Cell Leukemia
Hairy Cell Leukemias
Leukemias, Hairy Cell
Leukemic Reticuloendothelioses
Leukemic Reticuloendotheliosis
Reticuloendothelioses, Leukemic
Reticuloendotheliosis, Leukemic  
Tree Number:   C04.557.337.415
Definition English:   A neoplastic disease of the lymphoreticular cells which is considered to be a rare type of chronic leukemia; it is characterized by an insidious onset, splenomegaly, anemia, granulocytopenia, thrombocytopenia, little or no lymphadenopathy, and the presence of "hairy" or "flagellated" cells in the blood and bone marrow. 
Indexing Annotation English:   since the disease is chronic, do not coordinate with CHRONIC DISEASE; note entry term RETICULOENDOTHELIOSIS, LEUKEMIC;: RETICULOENDOTHELIOSIS, AVIAN is also available
History Note English:   78 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   23874 
Unique Identifier:   D007943 

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