What are the sexual predilections of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL)?

Updated: May 08, 2020
  • Author: Delong Liu, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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A male predominance occurs in cases of primary systemic ALCL that express the anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) fusion protein and in patients whose disease is limited to the skin.


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