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natural killer cells

Wednesday 29 October 2003

Pathology

- natural killer cell deficiency (NK cell deficiency)

- natural killer-cell proliferations

  • indolent NK-cell lymphoproliferative disorder
  • natural killer-cell lymphomas (NK/T lymphomas or NK lymphomas)

References

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