Conditions Affecting T-Cells

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What virus attacks white blood cells, especially CD4+ T-cells, and can potentially lead to AIDS?

HIV

Which condition involves a rare genetic disorder that causes repeat infections?

Job syndrome

Where does Adult Hodgkin lymphoma start?

Lymph nodes

What is the condition in which a person is born with an underdeveloped thymus?

Thymic aplasia

What type of cancer affects the bone marrow, blood, and lymph nodes?

Acute lymphocytic leukemia

Which condition involves a group of blood cancers that start in the lymphatic system?

T-cell lymphomas

What disorder causes problems with T-cells and other lymphocytes, resulting in a weakened immune system?

Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID)

Which virus attacks white blood cells, especially CD4+ T-cells, and can potentially lead to AIDS?

HIV

Which condition can prevent the body from making enough healthy T-cells due to its genetic nature?

DiGeorge syndrome

What is a rare immune system disorder that causes repeat infections?

Job syndrome

In which condition are individuals born with an underdeveloped thymus?

Thymic aplasia

What type of cancer can affect different tissues, most commonly the skin, along with the lymph nodes and subcutaneous tissue?

T-cell lymphomas

Learn about various medical conditions that can affect T-cells, including diseases like acute lymphocytic leukemia, Hodgkin lymphoma, T-cell lymphomas, DiGeorge syndrome, HIV, and more. Test your knowledge about these conditions and their impact on T-cells.

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