Signs and symptoms of mantle cell lymphoma can include
- loss of appetite,
- weight loss,
- night sweats,
- nausea or vomiting, and
- swollen lymph nodes in the neck, armpits, or groin.
Other associated signs and symptoms can include
- abdominal pain,
- abdominal bloating,
- a sense of fullness or discomfort from enlarged liver or spleen,
- pressure or pain in the lower back, and
Cause of mantle cell lymphoma
The exact cause of mantle cell lymphoma is unknown. Around 85% of people with the condition have a genetic abnormality known as a translocation, resulting in the overproduction of cyclin D1, a protein that drives cell growth.
Other mantle cell lymphoma symptoms and signs
- Abdominal Bloating
- Abdominal Pain
- Loss of Appetite
- Nausea or Vomiting
- Night Sweats
- Pressure or Pain in the Lower Back
- A Sense of Fullness or Discomfort from Enlarged Liver or Spleen
- Swollen Lymph Nodes in the Neck, Armpits, or Groin
- Weight Loss
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