Search for dissertations about: "nhl"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 swedish dissertations containing the word nhl.

  1. 1. Computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Miriam Rodriguez; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oncology; NHL; CT; MRI; PET; malignancy grade; prognosis; residual mass; Onkologi; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi; diagnostisk radiologi; Diagnostic Radiology;

    Abstract : Certain aspects of the use of computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and positron emission tomography (PET) were evaluated in patients with non-Hodgkin'slymphoma (NHL) with the aim of improving the management of these patients.Subjective evaluation of the tumor pattern on CT images, and quantification of tracer uptake using 11C methionine (11C Met) and [18F] fluorodeoxyglucose (18FDG) PET in patients with NHL, were performed to determine their relations to malignancy grade. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hepatitis C virus infection a nationwide study of associated morbidity and mortality

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Ann-Sofi Duberg; Örebro universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HCV; hepatitis C; epidemiology; non-Hodgkin s lymphoma; NHL; multiple myeloma; primary liver cancer; HCC; mortality; inpatient care; hospitalization; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Infektionssjukdomar; Infectious Diseases; Epidemiology; Epidemiologi; Medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : The hepatitis C virus (HCV) was characterised in 1989. HCV was transmitted through transfusion of blood/blood products, but injection drug use is now the most common route of transmission. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tumor-targeted superantigens for experimental immunotherapy of human leukemia/lymphoma

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Cecilia Weigelt; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oncology; SAg; SEA; SEAm; HLA class II; TCR; CFL; SDCC; cytotoxicity; TNF a; IFN g; mAb; PA-SEAm; anti-CD19-Fab-SEAm; B-CLL; B-NHL; AML; CML; immunotherapy; Onkologi; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi; Clinical Immunology; klinisk immunologi;

    Abstract : Bacterial superantigens (SAgs) have the property of stimulating high proportions of T cells expressing certain TCR Vβ sequences. The SAg first binds with high affinity to HLA class II molecules on the target cell and then stimulates the T cell to produce cytokines and to become cytotoxic. READ MORE

  4. 4. Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma : a search for causes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Johanna Adami; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; non-Hodgkin s Iymphoma; malignant melanoma; squamous cell skin cancer; case control study; cohort study; ultraviolet light; maternal factors; perinatalfactors; tobacco use; blood transfusion; occupation.;

    Abstract : NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA; a search for causes Johanna Adami, MD,MPH Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm and Department of Oncology, University Hospital,751 85 Uppsala, Sweden. The aim of this thesis was to investigate some factors of possible importancefor the development of non-Hodgkin's Iymphoma (NHL), namely ultraviolet (UV) light,maternal and perinatal characteristics, blood transfusions, and smoking. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hematolymphoproliferative malignancies : The impact of lifestyle, organ transplantation and genetic susceptibility

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

    Author : Pia Fernberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : During the past decades Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) has demonstrated an immense increase in incidence globally, among almost all age and race groups as well as in both genders. In the search for causes, none of the known risk factors can alone or together entirely explain this trend. READ MORE