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Hematology

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'Hairy cell leukemia' is a Neoplastic proliferation of: (DNB Dec 09)



A T. cells B.
B cells

C Myeloid cells
D Macrophages

Ans. B

Cells

This is a rare lymphoproliferative chronic B cell disorder

Clinical features

The male to female ratio is 6:1 and the median age is 50. presenting symptoms are generally those of all health and recurrent infections. Massive splenomegaly is a feature but lymph node enragement is not a feature. (FAQ) The disease course is Indolent.