Small Numbers of CD4 + T Cells Can Induce Development of Lymphedema Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cranial Sutures
  • Fibroblast Growth Factor 2
  • Fibroblast Growth Factors
  • Receptor Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
  • Receptors, Fibroblast Growth Factor

abstract

  • Relatively small numbers of bone marrow and peripheral CD4 T cells are sufficient to induce the development of lymphedema. These findings suggest that lymphatic injury results in expansion of CD4 T-cell populations in lymphedematous tissues.

publication date

  • March 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC6395505

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/PRS.0000000000005322

PubMed ID

  • 30601329

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 518e

end page

  • 526e

volume

  • 143

number

  • 3