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Primary spinal T-cell rich b-cell lymphoma: a case report
JPMA: Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association
  • Suhail Muzaffar, Aga Khan University
  • Yousuf A. Husein, Aga Khan University
  • Rashid Jooma, Aga Khan University
Publication Date
5-1-1998
Document Type
Article
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Abstract
Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma is a heterogenous group of lymphoid malignancies with marked vanabiity in morphologic features, growth pattern, antigemc phenotype and biological behaviout T- cell rich B-cell lymphoma (TCRBCL) is a newly recognised entity of this large heterogenous group of lymphoid neopiasms which closely mimics Hodgkin’s disease and peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL). Most of the cases of TCRBCL have been reported in the lymph nodes, however, a small number of cases have been described in the extranodal sites including skin, soft tissue, common bile duct and central nervous system. Primary spinal TCRBCL with symptoms of spinal cordcompressionhasbeen described in the literature.
Citation Information
Suhail Muzaffar, Yousuf A. Husein and Rashid Jooma. "Primary spinal T-cell rich b-cell lymphoma: a case report" JPMA: Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association Vol. 48 Iss. 5 (1998) p. 148 - 149
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/rashid_jooma/69/