T-cell lymphoma

any in a heterogenous group of lymphoid tumors involving malignant transformation of T lymphocytes. The category includes convoluted T-cell l., cutaneous T-cell l., adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma, and certain other conditions. Some types of tumors formerly included in this group have been found to be mixtures of T cells and B cell precursors.

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