HTLV Resource Center
HTLV Detection Kits and Automated Systems
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|Diseases associated with HTLV-1 infection|
|Adult T-cell leukemia (ATL)||++++|
|HTLV-1-associated myelopathy/tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP)||++++|
|Uveities (frequent in Japan)||++++|
|Infective dermatitis (rare)||+++|
|Polymyositis, inclusion body myositis||++|
|Pulmonary infiltrative pneumonitis||++|
|Infective dermatitis (frequent in Jamaica)||++++|
|Tropical spastic paraparesis/HTLV-1-associated myelopathy (rare)||++++|
|Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (vary rare)||++++|
++++ proven association; +++ probable association; ++ likely association; +possible association Adapted from Mahieux R & Gessain A, 2003
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