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Mantle cell lymphoma

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a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). It develops when the body makes abnormal B-lymphocytes – the lymphoma cells. (B-lymphocytes are white blood cells that fight infection.) The lymphoma cells build up in lymph nodes. [ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern ]

Synonyms: Lymphoma, Small-Cell, Centrocytic, LCM, MCL, Mantle-Cell Lymphoma, Mantle zone lymphoma

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http://www.macmillan.org.uk/information-and-support/lymphoma/lymphoma-non-hodgkin/understanding-cancer/types-of-non-hodgkin-lymphoma/mantle-cell-lymphoma.html

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Gautier Koscielny

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