She and husband Michael, 41, of Pontprennau, Cardiff, were devastated when Morgan was diagnosed with Burkitt lymphoma as she awaited her all-clear after a two-year struggle.
What does BL stand for?
BL stands for Burkitt Lymphoma
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- British Leyland
- British Library (London, England)
- Broken Loop
- Bronzen Leeuw (Dutch)
- Bruce Lee
- Bud Light (beer)
- Buddy List
- Budget Line
- Building Line (construction)
- Buried Layer
Samples in periodicals archive:
Seven-year-old Morgan was diagnosed with Burkitt lymphoma just before Christmas - a rare form of cancer which affects children and young adults and which is named after the doctor who first described this kind of tumour in youngsters in Africa.
Through the project Dr Rand hopes to find less aggressive and toxic forms of treatment for children affected by the two main types of lymphoma, Burkitt lymphoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
In one type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma seen in the UK, the tumour cells have very similar appearances under the microscope to those of classical African or endemic Burkitt lymphoma.
Childhood primary pancreatic lymphoma is rare, with lymphoblastic, diffuse large cell and Burkitt lymphoma accounting for most cases.
It was July 2001 when he was diagnosed with one of the worse strains of Non Hodgkins Lymphoma called Burkitt Lymphoma - a cancer of the lymph nodes.
Novel Treatment of Burkitt Lymphoma with Dose-Adjusted EPOCH-Rituximab: Preliminary Results Showing Excellent Outcome [Abstract #2736] Burkitt lymphoma (BL) is a rare and highly aggressive cancer that has several clinical variants.
95 Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) was the first recognized human tumor virus, but it is not the causative agent for the tumor in which it was discovered, Burkitt lymphoma.