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How soon does a person develop cancer after confirmed HTLV 1 infection ?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Rare, many years

The large majority of HTLV 1 infections never lead to cancer.
When it happens, usually it is only after many years. See this https://retrovirology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1742-4690-2-27

In brief: Rare, many years

The large majority of HTLV 1 infections never lead to cancer.
When it happens, usually it is only after many years. See this https://retrovirology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1742-4690-2-27
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