Background: The aetiology of lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma/Walden-str ̈om’s Macroglobulinemia (LPL/WM) remains largely to be elucidated.Emerging evidence supports the role for repeated antigenic stimulationin the development of LPL/WM. Owing to the rarity of LPL/WM, fewpopulation-based studies have been conducted investigating exposure toinfections and subsequent risk of malignant transformation to LPL/WM.
|Number of pages||1|
|Journal||European Journal of Cancer|
|Issue number||Supplement 2|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 2013|
|Event||European Cancer Congress 2013 - Amsterdam, Netherlands|
Duration: 27 Sep 2013 → 1 Oct 2013