Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Types I, II - HTLV I, II

Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I) is etiologically associated with adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATLL); tropical spastic paraparesis (TSP), a demyelinating neurological disorder; and HTLV-I-associated myelopathy (HAM). Two types of HTLV testing are available - antibody and molecular testing.

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Last Update: July 2018